(New Castle, DE 19720) The victims and families of our unsolved homicides are not forgotten and there are ongoing efforts by the New Castle County Division of Police and the Criminal Investigation Unit, Cold Case Squad, to bring about a resolution to each and every case.  In an effort to refresh the community’s recollection and investigate every possible lead we will be posting again the information pertaining to each open case. 

Almost six years ago, on Monday, February 16, 2015, at approximately 3:00 pm, patrol officers from the New Castle County Division of Police were dispatched to a shooting at the Rose Hill Community Center. 

When the officers arrived, they found one victim, 31-year-old Jamar Kilgoe suffering from a single gunshot wound. The officers, New Castle County Paramedics and other emergency medical personnel administered first aid, however Kilgoe died at the scene.

If you have any information pertaining to this incident, please contact Detective Brian Shahan at (302) 395-2781 or at

Any information could potentially be used to bring criminals to justice and provide peace for the families who have lost their loved one.

A standing, cash reward is offered in exchange for information deemed to benefit the investigation or lead to the arrest and conviction of the individual(s) responsible for committing the crime. 

Citizens can submit a tip via our website at,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. You can also submit a tip via our website at may also call Crime Stoppers at (800) TIP-3333 or visit us on Facebook (IM) at New Castle County Police.

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.