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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NEW CASTLE COUNTY POLICE SEEK ASSISTANCE IN IDENTIFYING SUSPECTS SELLING STOLEN PROPERTY.

The New Castle County Police Criminal Investigations Unit is seeking the public’s assistance in identifying these suspects shown here in surveillance footage selling stolen property. The items stolen were from a residential burglary in the community of Porter Square.

If you can identify any of these suspects or have any information pertaining to this investigation, please contact Detective Chris Rau at 302-395-8016 or (carau@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.

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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Gold Alert Issued For Missing Claymont Man-Jack Gallagher

New Castle County Police are currently searching for a 25-year-old Jack Gallagher missing from the community of Overlook Colony.

(Claymont, Del-19703) Thursday (January 4) at about 8:35 p.m., County Police were dispatched to the unit block of W Brandywine Blvd for a missing person. Police made contact with the reporting person who advised that Jack Gallagher made statements that cause a concern for his welfare before fleeing the residence on foot. Police are especially concerned due to the below freezing temperatures.

Jack Gallagher is described as a white male, 5’8” tall, 210 lbs. with brown hair and blue eyes. He was last seen wearing a black hooded sweatshirt with white lettering and dark green pants.

Police are asking anyone with information on the whereabouts of Jack Gallagher 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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Theft From Motor Vehicle In Progress, Police Arrest Two

New Castle County Police have arrested a 17 year-old and 19 year-old Joshua Wright for a theft from  motor vehicle in the community of Elmhurst.

(Wilmington, Del. 19804) Tuesday (January 2) at approximately 1:20 a.m., patrol officers were dispatched to the 100 block of Belmont Ave for a report of a theft in progress. Officers learned that a resident observed two subjects looking inside of his black Dodge. They fled on foot prior to police arriving on scene.

Officers responding to the community located the 17 year-old and Joshua Wright in the neighborhood matching the suspects clothing description. They were taken into custody without incident. Evidence located on scene further linked them to the theft.

Joshua Wright was charged with third degree burglary, second degree conspiracy, and misdemeanor attempted theft. He was arraigned and released on $5,500.00 unsecured bond and issued a no contact order.

The 17 year-old was charged with third degree burglary, second degree conspiracy and misdemeanor attempted theft. He was arraigned and released on $2,500.00 unsecured bond and issued a no contact order.

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Joshua Wright

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