(New Castle DE, 19720) Earlier today (Dec, 28th), patrol officers from the New Castle County Division of Police were dispatched to the area of Liborio Lane in the community of Buena Vista Park for a report of a shooting that had just occurred.
When the units arrived, they discovered two juveniles who had been shot in the lower torso. They were transported to a local hospital and treated for non-life-threatening injuries.
Detectives from the New Castle County Division of Police Criminal Investigations Unit arrived on scene and have assumed the investigation. This is an active and ongoing investigation.
If you have any information and/or video pertaining to this investigation, please contact Detective John Mancuso (John.Mancuso@newcastlede.gov.) or New Castle County Division of Police at (302) 395-2743.
Citizens can also submit a tip via our website at http://www.nccpd.com.,or (IM) on the New Castle County Division of Police Facebook page. Citizens can also submit a tip anonymously by text. Send a text to 847411 with NCCDE in the text field and your tip.
Additionally, if you or someone you know is a victim or witness of a violent crime or have lost a loved one to a sudden death and are in need assistance, the New Castle County Division of Police Victim Services Unit is available to offer you support and resources through (302)-395-8000.