(New Castle, DE 19720) The New Castle County Division of Police Cold Case Squad continues to investigate the 2019 murder of Jahlil Patton.
On December 31, 2019, at 11:12 PM, Jahlil Patton was located next to his motor vehicle which had crashed on the roadway of Taylor Drive, Newark, Delaware. Jahlil later died as a result of a gunshot wound to his upper body.
Detectives are asking anyone with information related to this case to please contact Detective Jeffrey Sendek at 302-395-8130 or email at Jeffrey.Sendek@newcastlede.gov or by calling the New Castle County Division of Police non-emergency number at 302-573-2800. Tipsters can also call Crime Stoppers at (800) TIP-3333 (Delaware.crimestoppersweb.com) or visit NCCPD on Facebook (IM) at the New Castle County Division of Police.
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 case. Additionally, if you or someone you know is a victim or witness of a violent crime or have lost a loved one to sudden death and need assistance, the New Castle County Division of Police Victim Services Unit is available to offer you support and resources through 302-395-8000.