County Police Investigate Shots Fired Complaint

The New Castle County Police are currently investigating an incident in which a car and a home were damaged as a result of gunfire.

(Newark, Del.-19702) On Wednesday evening at approximately 7:30 p.m., New Castle County Police responded to the unit block of Raven Turn in Sparrow Run for the report of a shots fired complaint.  There were no reports of injuries, but officers did observe damage to the home and a vehicle nearby.

Witnesses reported seeing two dark vehicles leaving the area after the shooting.

Police are asking anyone with information related to these incidents to call the New Castle County Police Department at (302) 573-2800 or can visit our website at

Tipsters may also call Delaware Crime Stoppers at (800) TIP-3333 or visit us on Facebook at New Castle County Police Department.  Tips submitted through Delaware Crime Stoppers may be eligible for a reward.

Citizens who currently have the smartphone application are encouraged to use the “submit tip” tab to submit tips.  Select a topic by using the “drop down” and complete the tip by “clicking” submit.  The New Castle County Police Smartphone Application is free to download and available for all IPhone and Android smartphones.