GOLD ALERT ISSUED FOR MISSING WILMINGTON FEMALE

The New Castle County Division of Police is searching for 82-year-old Margaret Henry.

(Wilmington, DE 19809) Earlier today (July 28th 2021) at approximately 10:10 a.m. patrol officers from the New Castle County Division of Police were dispatched to the area of block of Prospect Ave, in the community of Montrose Terrace for the report of a missing person. When they arrived at the residence, the officers learned that Margaret left the residence and suffers from a medical condition, which caused concern for her welfare.

Margaret is described as a White Female 5’2″, 164lbs. She was last seen traveling in her 2002 brown Honda CRV DE (PC130133) with a Chicago Bears tire cover on the rear of the vehicle.

Police are asking anyone with information on the whereabouts of Margaret Henry 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.

Margaret Henry

POLICE INVESTIGATE FATAL CRASH ON PIKE CREEK ROAD

(Wilmington, DE 19808) Last night (July 21) at approximately 9:30 p.m., patrol officers from the New Castle County Division of Police were dispatched to the area of Pike Creek Road just west of Forsythia Drive for the report of a pedestrian that had been struck by a motor vehicle.

When the officers arrived at the scene, they learned that a 2008 Nissan Rogue was traveling on Pike Creek Road heading eastbound when it struck a 52-year-old male pedestrian.  The 18-year-old female driver of the Rogue remained at the scene and was interviewed by the officers. The 52-year-old male was pronounced dead at the scene.

Investigators from The New Castle County Division of Police Traffic Services Unit then arrived at the scene and assumed the investigation.  While the investigation is still in its early stages, the investigators have revealed that impairment does not appear to be a factor.

Anyone with information/video pertaining to this investigation is asked to contact Det. Kevin Maloney at 302-395-8172 or by e-mail at Kevin.Maloney@newcastlede.gov or by calling the New Castle County Division of Police non-emergency number at 302-573-2800 or via messenger on Facebook.