(Wilmington, DE 19809) Early yesterday morning (May 19), patrol officers from the New Castle County Division of Police were dispatched to the unit block of 5000 Le Parc Drive, in the community of Le Parc Condominiums, for the report of gun shots being fired. When the units arrived, they located a 34-year-old male victim suffering from multiple gunshot wounds all about his body.
The officers were able to render First-Aid and have the victim transported to a local area hospital. There the victim was listed as critical condition and admitted.
The New Castle County Division of Police Criminal Investigations Unit then arrived at the scene and assumed the investigation.
This is an active and ongoing investigation. Additional updates will follow.
Anyone with information/video pertaining to this investigation, is asked to contact Detective Michelle Burrus at 302-395-8131 or by email at Michelle.Burrus@newcastlede.gov or by calling the New Castle County Division of Police non-emergency number at 302-573-2800.
Citizens can text a tip anonymously, simply by texting the number 847411 keyword: NCCDE. You can also submit a tip via our website at http://www.nccpd.com. Tipsters may also call Crime Stoppers at (800) TIP-3333 or visit us on Facebook (IM) at New Castle County Police.
If you or someone you know is a victim or witness of a crime or have lost a loved one to sudden death and are in need of assistance, the New Castle County Division of Police Victim Services Unit/ is available to offer you support and resources through (302)-395-8000.