New Castle County Police are currently investigating a shooting that occurred in the community of Rambleton Acres.
(New Castle, Del. 19720) Today (June 13) at approximately 8:04 p.m., New Castle County Police were dispatched to the intersection of Rambleton Drive and Rambo Terrace for a shooting just occurred. Police learned that a 20-year-old male and 19-year-old female were both shot and transported to an area hospital by emergency medical services. Both have since been labeled as being in stable condition.
Detectives from the New Castle County Police Criminal Investigations Unit arrived on scene and have assumed the investigation. There is no suspect information at this time.
This is an active and ongoing investigation and 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 M. Mcnasby at (302) 395-8110 or MJMcnasby@nccde.org. Tipsters may also call Crime Stoppers at (800) TIP-3333 or visit us on Facebook at New Castle County Police Department.
A reward of up to $10,000.00 is available to anyone who provides information leading to the arrest and/or conviction of those responsible for violent crimes being investigated by this agency.
Elena Howell has been located, Gold Alert cancelled. -End-
New Castle County Police have identified 20 year-old Elijah Gordy-Stith as the suspect who was shot while unlawfully entering a home on Flint Hill Road earlier this week.
(Wilmington, Del. 19808) Monday (June 11) at approximately 11:30 p.m., New Castle County Police were dispatched to the 1100 block of Flint Hill Road for the report of a burglary in progress.
Police learned that a 20 year-old male suspect had unlawfully entered the residence on Flint Hill Road while a family was inside. The homeowner located the suspect in a room of the residence at which time a gun shot was fired striking him in the torso. He was taken to an area hospital in critical condition and later pronounced deceased.
This is still an open and ongoing investigation and no charges have been filed at this time.
The New Castle County Police are currently investigating a garage burglary in the community of Mitchell Estates.
(Wilmington, Del. 19808) On June 6, patrol officers responded to a home in the unit block of Mitchell Drive for a burglary report which occurred during the daytime.
Detectives from the New Castle County Police Criminal Investigations Unit were able to locate surveillance video of a suspect driving in the area. The Criminal Investigations Unit is seeking the public’s help in identifying the owner of this vehicle. The vehicle looks like a silver or white 2002-2005 Saturn Vue with distinctive damage to the front passenger fender. The subject driving should be a white male.
If you have any information related to this investigation, please contact Det. Brooks Fitzpatrick at bwfitzpatrick @nccde.org (302-395-2815) or by calling the New Castle County Police non-emergency number at 302-573-2800.
The New Castle County Police are currently investigating a burglary report with shots fired in the community of Arundel.
(Wilmington, Del. 19808) Yesterday (June 11) at approximately 11:30 p.m., New Castle County Police were dispatched to the 1100 block of Flint Hill Road for the report of a burglary in progress.
Police learned that a 20 year-old male suspect had unlawfully entered the residence on Flint Hill Road while a family was inside. The homeowner located the suspect in a room of the residence at which time a gun shot was fired striking the male suspect. He was taken to an area hospital where he is being treated for life threatening injuries. The homeowner was not injured.
Detectives from the Criminal Investigation Unit have assumed the investigation. This is still an active and ongoing investigation and further information will be made as it becomes available.
New Castle County Police have arrested 17 year-old Makye T. Fields for carjacking and other related offenses.
(Newark, Del. 19702) Saturday (June 9) at 9:10 p.m., New Castle County Police were dispatched to the unit block of Laxford Drive for the report of a carjacking.
The 18 year-old victim was sitting in his 2007 Dodge when he was approached by two black males who demanded he exit the vehicle. The suspects then stole his car and cell phone. Officers located the vehicle unoccupied in the unit block of Guilford Court.
Through the investigation, officers developed Makye T. Fields as a suspect and a search warrant was obtained for his residence in the 100 block of Auckland Drive. On Sunday (June 10) officers served the search warrant at the residence and took Makye T. Fields into custody without incident. During a search of the home, officer’s located evidence further implicating Fields in the carjacking.
Makye T. Fields was charged with first degree felony robbery, first degree felony carjacking, second degree felony conspiracy and terroristic threatening. He was arraigned and committed to the detention center after failing to post $82,500.00 cash only bail and issued a not contact order.
Over the weekend patrol officers from the New Castle County Police were dispatched to numerous Thefts from Motor Vehicle in and around the community of Sharpley.
(Wilmington 19803) Over the past weekend, (June 9 – June 10) patrol units from the New Castle County Police were dispatched to the unit blocks of Spalding, Hampton, and Ashford, in the community of Sharpley for reports of multiple Thefts from Motor Vehicle.
All of the vehicles were left unsecured, and one unsecured garage was also entered. Tools and other miscellaneous items were taken from both the garage and the vehicles.
The New Castle County Police would like to remind residents to make sure that all of their vehicles and residences are left secured. Please follow our Facebook page and follow us on Twitter for nightly reminders.
If you have any information related to this investigation, please contact the New Castle County Police non-emergency number at 302-573-2800, or contact us via Facebook.