Shots Fired Into Apartment, Police Arrest Juvenile

New Castle County Police Detectives have arrested a 15-year-old for shooting into an apartment in the Harbor House Apartment Complex.

(Claymont, Del. 19703) Thursday(October 26), patrol officers were dispatched to the Harbor House apartment complex for the report of shots fired into an apartment. Police learned that the apartment was occupied by a 63-year-old female during the incident.

Members of the Evidence Detection Unit responded to Harbor House to process the scene. Detectives located several .32 caliber bullet casings.

Through the course of the investigation, New Castle County Detectives developed a 15-year-old male as a suspect.  On Thursday(November 2), Safe Streets Task Force Detectives administered a search warrant at the 15-year-olds residence in the unit block of Denham Ave and recovered a .32 caliber handgun. He was taken into custody without incident.

The 15 year-old was charged with felony reckless endangering, possession of a firearm during the commission of a felony and possession of a firearm by prohibited juvenile. He was arraigned at New Castle County Family Court.

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