Police Seek Public’s Help Identifying Suspect In Convenience Store Robbery

On Tuesday (January 16) at approximately 1:38 p.m., New Castle County Patrol Officers were dispatched to the 7-11 convenience store in the unit block of S Gerald Dr for the report of a robbery. Police learned that the suspect partially displayed a handgun to the clerk and demanded money from the register. The suspect fled into the neighborhood on foot.

During the course of the investigation, detectives were able to obtain additional surveillance photos of the suspect from the store’s camera. It appears the suspect may have “gauge” style earrings.  If you have any information on this investigation or can identify the suspect, please contact Detective David DiNardo at DPDinardo@nccdeorg.

Citizens can also submit a tip by calling (302) 573-2800 or via our website at http://www.nccpd.com. Tipsters may also call Crime Stoppers at (800) TIP-3333 or visit us on Facebook at New Castle County Police Department.

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Police Investigate Convenience Store Robbery

New Castle County Police are currently investigating a robbery that occurred in the community of Birchwood Park.

(Newark, Del. 19713) Yesterday (January 16) at approximately 1:38 p.m., New Castle County Patrol officers were dispatched to the 7-11 convenience store located in the unit block of S Gerald Dr for the report of a robbery just occurred. Police learned that the suspect partially displayed a handgun to the clerk and demanded money from the register. The suspect fled into the neighborhood on foot.

New Castle County Police Criminal Investigations Unit obtained a surveillance photo of the suspect outside of the 7-11.

If you can identify the suspect or have any information pertaining to this investigation, please contact Detective David DiNardo at dpdinardo@nccde.org or New Castle County Police at (302) 573-2800. Citizens 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 at New Castle County Police Department.

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Police Investigate Shots Fired Into Vehicle

New Castle County Police are currently investigating a report of shots fired into an occupied vehicle.

(Newark, Del. 19711) Sunday (January 14) New Castle County Patrol Officers were dispatched to the unit block of White Clay Crescent Dr for the report of shots fired.

Police learned that a black Tahoe operated by a 35 year-old male, was traveling on White Clay Crescent Dr towards Tysons Ford Road when a light colored sedan fired multiple shots into his vehicle. The driver of the Tahoe was not injured.

If you have any information pertaining to this investigation, please contact New Castle County Police at (302) 573-2800. Citizens 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 at New Castle County Police Department. Citizens who currently have the smartphone application are encouraged to use the “submit tip” tab to submit tips. Select a topic by using the “drop down” and complete the tip by “clicking” submit. The New Castle County Police Smartphone Application is free to download and available for all iPhone and Android smartphones.

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Gold Alert Issued For Missing Wilmington Woman, Nicole Davis

New Castle County Police are currently searching for 29-year-old Nicole Davis missing from the community of Belvedere.

(Wilmington, Del-19805) Today (January 15) at about 3:45 p.m., County Police were dispatched to the unit block of Cunard St for a missing person. Police made contact with the reporting person who advised that Nicole Davis left the Chimes group home on foot and are concerned for her welfare.

Nicole Davis is described as a white female, 4’11” tall, 178 lbs, with brown hair and brown eyes. She was last seen wearing blue floral pajama pants, blue pajama shirt and possibly a black jacket with a fur hood.

Police are asking anyone with information on the whereabouts of Nicole Davis to please contact New Castle County Police by dialing (302) 573-2800 or visit our website at www.NCCPD.com. Citizens with the smartphone application are encouraged to use the “submit tip” tab to submit tips.  Select a topic by using the “drop down” and complete the tip by “clicking” submit.  The New Castle County Police Smartphone Application is free to download and available for all iPhone and Android smartphones.

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Police Investigate Robbery With A Weapon

New Castle County Police are currently investigating a robbery involving a handgun that occurred in the community of Cleland Heights.

(Wilmington, Del. 19805) On Tuesday (January 9) at approximately 6:50 p.m., patrol officers were dispatched to the 1400 block of Latimer Place for the report of a robbery with a weapon. The suspect entered the Little Caesars Pizza Restaurant, confronted two employees, pointed a handgun at them and demanded money from the register. The subject fled the restaurant on foot.

Through the investigation, detectives obtained surveillance video of the suspect in the restaurant. The suspect can be seen wearing a white hooded sweatshirt with a black mask pulled over his mouth.

If you can identify the suspect or have any information pertaining to this investigation, please contact Detective John Mancuso at JMancuso@nccde.org or New Castle County Police at (302) 573-2800. Citizens 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 at New Castle County Police Department. Citizens who currently have the smartphone application are encouraged to use the “submit tip” tab to submit tips. Select a topic by using the “drop down” and complete the tip by “clicking” submit. The New Castle County Police Smartphone Application is free to download and available for all iPhone and Android smartphones.

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Mailboxes Vandalized, Police Make Arrest

New Castle County Police have arrested 19 year-old Scott Smith of the unit block of Violette Dr for criminal mischief to mailboxes in the community of Timber Farms.

(Newark, Del. 19702) Saturday (January 6) at approximately 11: 40 p.m., patrol officers were dispatched to the 500 block of W Hummock Ln for the report of a criminal mischief in progress.

Police learned that two subjects were observed damaging a mailbox and then fled in a black Mazda. Through the course of the investigation, police learned that an additional mailbox in the unit block of W Hummock Ln was also damaged.  Police located the Mazda in the community of Springfield and initiated a traffic stop. Scott Smith was a passenger in the vehicle and was taken into custody without incident. Evidence located on scene further implicated him in the crimes.

Scott Smith was charged with misdemeanor criminal mischief, attempted criminal mischief and underage possession of alcohol. He was arraigned and released on $500.00 unsecured bond and issued a no contact order.

Anyone with information regarding this incident is asked to contact New Castle County Police at (302) 573-2800.

Citizens 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 at New Castle County Police Department. Citizens who currently have the smartphone application are encouraged to use the “submit tip” tab to submit tips. Select a topic by using the “drop down” and complete the tip by “clicking” submit. The New Castle County Police Smartphone Application is free to download and available for all iPhone and Android smartphones.

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