INVESTIGATION UPDATE: POLICE INVESTIGATE SHOOTING IN THE COMMUNITY OF SOPHIA’S PLACE APARTMENTS

(New Castle, DE 19720) Last night (Jan 24) at approximately 11:30 p.m. detectives from the New Castle County Division of Police were notified by troopers from the Maryland State Police that an additional victim from this shooting investigation was located in the area of College Park, MD. 

Earlier today, detectives went to the Maryland State Police Barrack “Q” in College Park and determined that this subject was in fact a victim of the shooting that occurred in Sophia’s Place Apartments. The 22-year-old victim was driven to the College Park area and was found deceased by the troopers.

The investigation is still active and additional updates will follow.

Anyone with information/or video pertaining to this investigation is asked to contact Det. McNasby at 302-395-8110 or by e-mail at Michael.McNasby@newcastlede.gov or by calling New Castle County Police non-emergency number at 302-573-2800 or via messenger Facebook.

Additionally, if you or someone you know is a victim or witness of a violent crime or have lost a loved one to a sudden death and are in need assistance, the New Castle County Division of Police Victim Services Unit is available to offer you support and resources through (302)-395-8000.

POLICE INVESTIGATE SHOOTING IN THE COMMUNITY OF SOPHIA’S PLACE APARTMENTS

(New Castle, DE 19720) Earlier today (Jan 24), officers from the New Castle County Division of Police were dispatched to the unit block of Highland Boulevard, in the community of Sophia’s Place Apartments, for numerous reports of gunshots being fired.

When the officers arrived at the scene, they learned that two victims had already been transported by private vehicle to a local area hospital.

Detectives from the New Castle County Division of Police Criminal Investigations Unit arrived and assumed the investigation.  They learned that the two victims were 19-year-old males and were being treated for gunshot wounds to their upper bodies.  The two victims were also listed as being in stable condition.

This is an active and ongoing investigation, additional updates to follow.

Anyone with information/or video pertaining to this investigation is asked to contact Det. Holubinka at 302-395-8110 or by e-mail at Adam.Holubinka@newcastlede.gov or by calling New Castle County Police non-emergency number at 302-573-2800 or via messenger on Facebook.

Additionally, if you or someone you know is a victim or witness of a violent 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.

POLICE INVESTIGATE SHOOTING IN THE COMMUNITY OF SPRING CROSSING APARTMENTS.

(Newark, DE 19702) Yesterday afternoon (Jan 23) at approximately 3:30 p.m., patrol officers from the New Castle County Division of Police were dispatched to the area of Winterhaven Drive, in the community of Spring Crossing Apartments for a report of multiple gun shots in the area. 

When the officers arrived, they found one 20-year-old, male victim suffering from a gunshot wound to his lower extremity.  A second 20-year-old male victim was later discovered to have been driven to a local area hospital.  The second victim was also found to be suffering from multiple gunshot wounds to his extremities. 

Both victims are listed in stable condition. This is an active and ongoing investigation, additional updates to follow.  

Anyone with information/ video pertaining to this investigation is asked to contact Det. Jonathan Adams at 302-395-8110 or by e-mail at Jonathan.Adams@newcastlede.gov or by calling the New Castle County Division of Police non-emergency number at 302-573-2800 or via messenger on Facebook.

Additionally, if you or someone you know is a victim or witness of a violent crime or have lost a loved one to a sudden death and are in need 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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