New Castle County Police are currently on scene and actively investigating a shooting that occurred in the community of Garfield Park.
(New Castle, Del. – 19720) This evening (Dec. 27) at about 7:45p.m., County Police were dispatched to the unit block of Karlyn Dr in the community of Garfield Park for a shots fired call. Upon arrival, patrol officers located a male victim suffering an apparent gunshot wound. The victim was transported to an area hospital.
Detectives are on scene and have assumed the investigation.
This is an active and ongoing investigation; further information will be released as it becomes available.
If you have any information pertaining to this investigation, please contact New Castle County Police at (302) 573-2800. Citizens can also submit a tip via our website at www.nccpd.com. Tipsters may also call Crime Stoppers at (800) TIP-3333 or visit us on Facebook at New Castle County Police Department. 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.
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