New Castle County Police Arrest Juveniles for Thefts From Motor Vehicles.

Last Friday (September 8) Patrol Officers were dispatched to the neighborhoods of Wilmington Manor Gardens, Minquadale Trailer Park, East Minquadale, Chelsea Estates and Hampton Walk Apartments, for reports of Thefts from Motor Vehicles.  Over five vehicles were entered, all via unlocked doors.  Four juvenile suspects, ranging in age from 12-14 years old were identified and of which two have been arrested.  The juveniles were able to travel between neighborhoods on bicycles and only entered unsecured vehicles.  The arrested juveniles were arraigned and Released on Their Own Recognizance.

Residents are reminded to “PARK SMART” by locking car doors, removing valuables and keys.

If you have any additional information, please contact Officer Emily Lange, or the  New Castle County Police at (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” submits. The New Castle County Police Smartphone Application is free to download and available for all iPhone and Android smartphones.