A Delaware woman told police last month she was injured after someone tampered with her denture adhesive.

A Delaware police officer responded about 7:45 p.m. May 27 to a residence in the first block of Parker Street after receiving a report of an assault.

The woman told the officer she believes someone put an unknown substance into her denture adhesive between 10 p.m. May 24 and 8 p.m. May 25.

She said the dentures became stuck and she injured the roof of her mouth removing them, according to reports.

The case remains under investigation, according to police reports.

In other recent Delaware police reports:

* Officers responded to a report of a man firing a pistol shortly after 5:45 p.m. May 28 near the intersection of South Liberty Street and London Road.

Police Capt. Adam Moore said the man had left by the time officers arrived, but witnesses told investigators he may have been firing at another person.

Moore said no victims came forward after the shooting. He said investigators have identified a suspect.

The case remains open, according to police reports.

* A woman reported three juvenile suspects entered her unlocked residence between 4:45 and 5 p.m. May 27 in the 300 block of South Sandusky Street. Moore said the woman confronted the intruders and they left.

Moore said the woman gave officers a description of the three individuals.

* A man reported a burglary occurred between 7:30 and 9:30 p.m. May 29 in the 300 block of East William Street. Someone entered an unlocked residence and stole a shotgun valued at $400, according to police reports.

* A man reported May 23 someone stole a vehicle valued at $5,000 from a business in the 2800 block of Stratford Road between Feb. 15 and May 2.

* A man reported a theft possibly took place between April 9 and May 28 in the first block of Calm Street. The man told officers either someone stole a gun valued at $300 from his residence or he lost it.

* An employee reported someone attempted to cash multiple stolen checks between 5:30 and 6:30 p.m. May 24 at a business in the 100 block of South Sandusky Street.