GOLD ALERT ISSUED FOR MISSING NEWARK WOMAN

The New Castle County Division of Police is searching for 20-year-old Jazmen Marriah Hughes

(Newark, DE 19713) Earlier today (May17), officers from the New Castle County Division of Police were dispatched to the area of Havertown Rd, in the community of Robscott Manor, for the report of a missing person. Upon arrival, officers learned that Jazmen Marriah Hughes had left the area and prior to leaving made statements that caused a concern for her welfare.

Jazmen Marriah Hughes is described as a black  female, 5’06 weighing approximately 210 lbs.  She also has dyed blonde hair and was last seen wearing a black short sleeved t-shirt with white lettering, black jeans, unknown shoes.

Police are asking anyone with information on the whereabouts of Jazmen Marriah Hughes  to please contact the New Castle County Division of Police by dialing (302) 573-2800 or visit our website at http://www.NCCPD.com, or (IM) on the New Castle County Police Facebook page.

TWO KILLED IN VICTORIA WOODS SHOOTING

(Bear, DE 19701) Earlier this morning (May 14), patrol officers from the New Castle County Division of Police were dispatched to the 700 block of Mill Creek Court, in the Victoria Woods for the report of a domestic incident involving a weapon.

When the patrol officers arrived at the scene, they discovered a 43-year-old female suffering from multiple gunshot wounds and an 80-year-old male suffering from a single gunshot wound.  Emergency first aid was provided by the officers and EMS personnel.  The female was transported to a local area hospital where she later succumbed to her wounds, and the male was pronounced dead at the scene.

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

This investigation is still in the early stages, but it has already revealed that there is no threat to the public.  Additional updates will be provided as soon as the information becomes available.

If you have any information and/or video pertaining to this investigation, please contact Detective Kevin Mackie (Kevin.Mackie@newcastlede.gov or 302-395-8133). You can also contact 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 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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POLICE ARREST 18-YEAR-OLD FOR MULTIPLE ARMED ROBBERIES

(Wilmington, DE 19808) On April 20th, 2021 patrol officers from the New Castle County Division of Police were dispatched to a robbery that had just occurred at 1907 Centerville Rd, The Valero Gas Station.

When the units arrived, they learned that earlier a masked suspect entered the store, brandished a knife and left with an undisclosed amount of money.  Additional witnesses also reported to the officers that the suspect ran from the Valero to a local elementary school where the suspect entered a blue Honda Civic and left the area.

The patrol officers’ investigation was able to identify the suspect as possibly, 18-year-old Isaac Flores.

Detectives from the New Castle County Division of Police Criminal Investigations Unit arrived at the scene and assumed the investigation.  Their investigation revealed that Isaac Flores was indeed the suspect who robbed the Valero. 

 In addition, Flores’ history was tracked from his court-ordered (GPS) ankle bracelet and this implicated him in other robberies.

Last Friday, May 7th members of the New Castle County Division of Police Special Weapons and Tactics Team, detectives and troopers from the Delaware State Police were able to locate and take Flores into custody without incident.

Flores was transported to New Castle County Police Headquarters and was charged with one count of felony Robbery 1st, one count of felony Possession of a Deadly Weapon During the Commission of a Felony, one count of felony Aggravated Menacing. The Delaware State Police charged him with additional felony counts of Robbery 1st, Aggravated Menacing, and Possession of a Deadly Weapon During the Commission of a Felony.

He was arraigned by New Castle County Court of Common Pleas and held in lieu of $300,000 cash bail.

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