INVESTIGATION UPDATE: POLICE IDENTIFY HOMICIDE VICTIM FROM APPLEBY ESTATES

(New Castle, DE 19720) Saturday, (November 14, 2020) Detectives from New Castle County Police Criminal Investigation Unit are investigating a homicide that took place in the community of Appleby Estates.

As of today (November 16, 2020) the victim has been identified as 25-year-old Qasim Felder.

The New Castle County Division of Police, Criminal Investigation Unit is asking anyone with information regarding this incident to please contact Detective Jeffrey Sendek at (302) 395-8110 or Jeffrey.Sendek@newcastlede.gov.

This is an active and ongoing investigation, and further details will be released when available.

Tipsters may also call Crime Stoppers at (800) TIP-3333 or submit a tip through our New Castle County Police App, or IM us on Facebook 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 INVESTIGATE HOMICIDE IN WILTON

Detectives from the New Castle County Division of Police are investigating a homicide in the community of Wilton.

(New Castle, DE 19720) Earlier today, (November 15, 2020) at approximately 3:45 P.M., Officers from the New Castle County Division of Police were notified that 1 male suffering from a gunshot wound had been transported to a local hospital via private vehicle. Although life-saving efforts were provided, the victim succumbed to his wounds.

Officers were able to ascertain that the incident occurred in the community of Wilton, particularly in the area of Ashley Drive.

Detectives from the New Castle County Division of Police Criminal Investigations Unit arrived on scene and have assumed the investigation. This is an active and ongoing investigation.

The New Castle County Division of Police Criminal Investigation Unit is asking anyone with video surveillance within that time frame or information regarding this incident to please contact Detective Jennifer Escheman at (302) 395-8110 or Jennifer.Escheman@newcastlede.gov.  Tipsters may also call Crime Stoppers at (800) TIP-3333 or IM us on Facebook at New Castle County Police Department.

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 INVESTIGATE HOMICIDE AT APPLEBY ESTATES

The New Castle County Division of Police is currently conducting a homicide investigation in the community of Appleby Estates.

(New Castle, DE 19720) Earlier today (November 14, 2020) at approximately 4:00 P.M., Officers from the New Castle County Division of Police responded to the area of Estates Drive and Conlin Court for a report of shots fired. Upon arrival, officers discovered one male gunshot victim. Despite life-saving efforts by officers and New Castle County Paramedics on scene the victim was pronounced deceased at an area hospital.

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

The New Castle County Division of Police, Criminal Investigation Unit is asking anyone with information regarding this incident to please contact Detective Jeffrey Sendek at (302) 395-8110 or Jeffrey.Sendek@newcastlede.gov.

This is an active an ongoing investigation, and further details will be released when available.

Tipsters may also call Crime Stoppers at (800) TIP-3333 or submit a tip through our New Castle County Police App, or IM us on Facebook 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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