County Police Investigate Shooting, Overview Gardens

The New Castle County Police are currently investigating the shooting of a 27-year-old man that occurred in the development of Overview Gardens.

(New Castle, Del. 19720) Today(June 9) at 1:10 p.m. New Castle County Police were called to the unit block of Briarcliff Dr for the report of shots fired and a 27-year-old man suffering from a gun shot wound.

The victim was taken to an area hospital for treatment. His condition is unknown at this time. This is an active and ongoing investigation and more information will be forthcoming.

The New Castle County Police, Criminal Investigation Unit is 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 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.