Man sought in connection with thefts from Lewes-area restaurant-bowling alley


Delaware State Police are asking the public’s assistance in attempting to locate a Georgetown man wanted for felony theft while working at a Lewes-area bowling alley-restaurant

On Friday, January 26, troopers launched an investigation after receiving information about an employee stealing money from Lefty’s Alley and Eats, 36450 Plaza Drive, Lewes.

Troopers determined that Joseph M. Dunn issued refunds without a customer present or manager approval from January 13-25. Dunn would keep the money and the receipts when customers paid with cash. The total amount stolen is over $2,300, according to a State Police release.


Joseph M. Dunn, 23 of Georgetown, is described as approximately 5 feet, 9 inches tall, 160 poundswith brown eyes and black hair. He was living in the Lewes area.

Dunn is currently on probation and wanted on the State Police warrants for felony theft. There is an active warrant for theft out of the Georgetown Police Department and a capias from Sussex County Superior Court for Civil Contempt.

Anyone with information on the whereabouts of Dunn is asked to contact Trooper M. Burch at 302-703-3297 or Troop 7 at 302-644-5020. Information may also be provided by callingDelaware Crime Stoppersat 1-800-TIP-3333, via the internet, or by sending an anonymous tip by text to 274637 (CRIMES) using the keyword “DSP.”

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