Gold Alert Issued For Missing Maryland Woman-Lorena Wardell

New Castle County Police are currently searching for 33 year-old Lorena Wardell, missing from Glen Burnie, Maryland.

(Wilmington, Del.-19810) Today (August 9) New Castle County Police were dispatched to the 2600 building of Jaqueline Drive in the Brandywine Apartment complex for the report of a missing person. Police learned that Lorena Wardell fled in a vehicle prior to their arrival. She made statements that caused a concern for her welfare and may be in need of medical attention.

Lorena Wardell is described as white female, 5’5” tall, weighing 105-110 pounds, with blonde hair and blue eyes. She was last seen wearing a gray shirt and pink shorts. She may be operating an older model Ford Station Wagon and possibly heading to Glen Burnie, Maryland

Anyone with information on the whereabouts of Lorena Wardell  is asked to please contact New Castle County Police by dialing (302) 573-2800 or visit our website at http://www.NCCPD.com.

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UPDATE: NEW CASTLE COUNTY POLICE INVESTIGATE SHOOTING IN BREEZEWOOD

(Newark, DE 19713) Yesterday (August 7), at approximately 5:00 p.m. New Castle County Police Patrol Officers were dispatched to the unit block of North Skyward Drive in the community of Breezewood for a domestic-related shooting. Upon arrival, the patrol units were able to secure the scene.

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

The detectives’ investigation revealed that yesterday, (August 7) 23-year-old Rachel Roberts was home on the unit block of North Skyward Dr with a young child and another family member. Her ex-boyfriend, 23-year-old Probyn Morris arrived at the home and forced his way into the residence armed with a handgun.  During the commotion, the family member and the small child were able to flee to a neighbor’s residence; that neighbor called 911.

While police were en route witnesses reported hearing several shots being fired. Police officers from both New Castle County Police and Delaware State Police arrived on scene and located Rachel Roberts outside in the yard near her home; she was suffering from gunshot wounds.  Ms. Roberts was transported to a local hospital where she was pronounced deceased.  Probyn Morris was also located in the yard suffering from an apparent gunshot wound; he was pronounced deceased at the scene. Probyn was located with a handgun near his person.

Today, (August 8) the Delaware Medical Examiner’s Office classified this incident as a murder-suicide.  The Medical Examiner’s Office further reported that the cause of death of Rachel Roberts was multiple gunshot wounds and the manner was ruled a homicide. The cause of death for Probyn Morris was a single self-inflicted gunshot wound and his manner of death was ruled a suicide.

https://nccpdnews.com/2018/08/07/new-castle-county-police-investigate-shooting-in-breezewood/

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NEW CASTLE COUNTY POLICE INVESTIGATE SHOOTING IN BREEZEWOOD

(Newark,DE 19713) Today (August 7), at approximately 5:00 p.m. New Castle County Police Patrol Officers were dispatched to the unit block of  North Skyward Drive in the community of Breezewood for a domestic related shooting. Upon arrival, the patrol units were able to secure the scene.

A 23-year-old woman was located and transported to an area hospital.  At the area hospital, she was pronounced deceased. Another person, a male,  was also located and he was pronounced deceased at the scene.

Detectives from the New Castle County Police Criminal Investigations Unit arrived on scene and have assumed the investigation. They are not searching for any additional suspects.

This is an active and ongoing investigation. More information will be forthcoming.

The New Castle County Police, Criminal Investigation Unit is asking anyone with information regarding this incident to please contact Det Levy at (302) 395-8110 or CILevy@nccde.org.

GOLD ALERT ISSUED FOR MISSING HAMPTON GREEN MAN- STEPHEN ARANDA

New Castle County Police are currently searching for Stephen Aranda missing from the community of Hampton Green.

(New Castle, Del. 19720) Today (August 5) New Castle County Police Patrol Officers were dispatched to the unit block of Baylis Street in the community of Hampton Green for the report of a missing person.  Upon arrival, the officers spoke with family members.  They learned that 26-year-old Stephen Aranda left the residence after an argument and made statements that caused a concern for his welfare.

Stephen Aranda is a white Hispanic male, 5’7” tall, 145 pounds, with brown hair and brown eyes.   He was last seen wearing a white tank top shirt, black sweat pants, white Reebok sneakers and a blue jean style hat

Anyone with information on the whereabouts of Stephen Aranda is asked to please contact New Castle County Police by dialing (302) 573-2800 or visit our website at http://www.NCCPD.com.

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