Crime Alert, Pennwood


County Police are investigating multiple thefts from motor vehicles in the community of Pennwood in New Castle.

(New Castle, Del.-19720) On Monday (May 1) morning, County Police responded to the community of Pennwood in reference to multiple thefts from cars that occurred during the overnight hours of Sunday.

The investigating officer reported nine (9) different vehicles had been left unsecured and rummaged through with only a few victims reporting theft.

Residents are reminded to PARK SMART. Lock your vehicle doors, secure/remove your valuables and take your keys with you.

Police are asking anyone with information regarding this incident to please contact the New Castle County Police by dialing (302) 573.2800.

Citizens can also submit a tip via our website at 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.