Two men were charged with firing off shots in Dover Sunday, city authorities announced Monday.
According to Dover Police, Jonair Pollard, 24, and James Ewell, 22, fired off shots along South New Street around 3:25 a.m. on July 21, 2019, and fled the area wearing ski masks in a light grey SUV.
Police said the vehicle was spotted turning into the Whatcoat Apartments off Saulsbury Road and officers were able to stop the men nearby. After searching the area where Pollard was seen walking and stopping briefly, authorities said a .40-caliber handgun with an obliterated serial number was located behind the tire of a parked vehicle.
Another .40-caliber handgun was located in a light grey Volvo SUV, along with three black ski masks and ammunition police said. Ewell was also allegedly in possession of .8 grams of MDMA.
No injuries or damage were reported in the South New Street incident.
Pollard was charged with possession of a firearm during commission of a felony, possession of a firearm with an obliterated serial number, carrying a concealed deadly weapon, possession of a deadly weapon by a person prohibited, tampering with physical evidence, and second-degree conspiracy. He was committed to the Sussex Correctional Institution in lieu of $28,000 bond.
Ewell was charged with possession of a firearm during commission of a felony, carrying a concealed deadly weapon, three counts possession of a deadly weapon by a person prohibited, tampering with physical evidence, second-degree conspiracy, possession of MDMA, and drug paraphernalia.