Home Damaged by Gunfire, Rosegate

The New Castle County Police are investigating a shooting that left a home riddled with bullet holes.

During the early morning hours of Saturday (May 27), County Police responded to the unit block of Thorn Lane in Rosegate for the report of a shots fired complaint.  Officers arrived and found multiple shell casings and damage to the siding in the front of the home.

Officers forced entry into the residence and located five teens ranging in age from 13 to 18 asleep in an upstairs bedroom.  There were no reported injuries.

Detectives are asking anyone with information pertaining to this investigation to please contact the New Castle County Police at (302) 573-2800.

Citizens can also submit a tip by calling (302) 573-2800 or via our website at http://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.