Detectives from the New Castle County Division of Police have apprehended two male juvenile suspects in connection to the recent homicide that occurred in the community of Wilton in the area of Ashley Drive (New Castle, DE 19720).
On November 17, 2020 and November 20,2020, Officers and Detectives from the New Castle County Division of Police apprehended both juveniles without incident.
One juvenile is held in lieu of $1,040,000 cash bail.
The second juvenile was released with $21,000 unsecured bail.
“Yet another senseless killing of a young man and sadly committed by juveniles who have altered their course of life. I am grateful that our detectives worked tirelessly to solve this sad case and provide much needed answers to the victim’s family.” said New Castle County Police Chief Colonel Vaughn Bond Jr.
This an active and on-going investigation, detectives from New Castle County Police are searching for additional suspects. The New Castle County Division of Police is asking anyone with video surveillance within that time frame or information regarding this incident to please contact Detective Jennifer Escheman at (302) 395-8110 or Jennifer.Escheman@newcastlede.gov. Tipsters may also call Crime Stoppers at (800) TIP-3333 or IM us on Facebook at New Castle County Police Department.