UPDATE: POLICE INVESTIGATE SUSPICIOUS DEATH IN THE COMMUNITY OF LYNDALIA

(Wilmington, DE 19804) On Tuesday (August 30th), at approximately 6:26 P.M., New Castle County Police Officers responded to the unit block of Christian Street in the community of Lyndalia for a death investigation.

Upon arrival, the officers discovered an 82-year-old male deceased in the residence.

Detectives from the New Castle County Division of Police Criminal Investigation Unit arrived at the scene and assumed the investigation.

Late yesterday (August 31), an autopsy was conducted at the Delaware Division of Forensic Science. While foul play is not suspected, the cause of death is pending toxicology testing. Given this fact, their name will not be released.

If you or someone you know is a victim or witness of a crime or have lost a loved one to a 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.

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