POLICE INVESTIGATE SHOOTING IN EDGEMOOR GARDENS

(Wilmington, DE 19809)   Yesterday, (Nov 25) at approximately 4:15 p.m. officers from the New Castle Divison of Police Patrol Division were dispatched to E. Salisbury Drive in the area of Bedford Drive, in the community of Edgemoor Gardens for a reported shooting.

Prior to the officers’ arrival, a 28-year-old victim had already been transported to a local hospital.  There he was treated for a single gunshot wound to an upper extremity and released.

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 information regarding this incident to please contact Det Michael McNasby at (302) 395-8110 or Michael.McNasby@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.

GOLD ALERT ISSUED FOR 38-YEAR-OLD CLAYMONT MAN-SHAWN WHITTAKER.

New Castle County Division of Police is currently searching for 38-year-old Shawn Whittaker

(Claymont, DE 19701) Today (Nov 25), officers from the New Castle County Division of Police were dispatched to the unit block of Society Drive, Whitney Apartments for a Missing Persons Report. When they arrived on scene the officers were contacted by family members.  The officers then learned that 38-year-old Shawn Whittaker left the residence after making statements that caused a concern for his welfare.

Shawn Whittaker is described as a black male, 5’11’’, 170lbs, black hair and brown eyes.  He was last seen wearing brown boots, grey jogger pants and a black coat with brown fur trim around the hood.

Police are asking anyone with information on the whereabouts of Shawn Whittaker to please contact the New Castle County Division of Police by dialing (302) 573-2800 or visit our website at http://www.NCCPD.com, or (IM) on the New Castle County Police Facebook page.

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GOLD ALERT ISSUED FOR MISSING COOPERS PLACE APARTMENTS MAN-CARLOS MCGRADY

 

 

New Castle County Division of Police is currently searching for 86-year–old Carlos McGrady from the  community of Coopers Place Apartments.

(Newark, DE 19713) Earlier today (November 24th) officers from the New Castle County Division of Police were dispatched to the unit block of Chestnut Crossing Drive for report of a missing person.

Upon arrival, the officers spoke with friends. They learned that 86-year-old Carlos McGrady was last observed leaving the unit block of Chestnut Crossing Drive. He has not been seen or heard from since earlier this morning (Nov 24). Police then learned that Carlos McGrady has a medical condition which caused a concern for his welfare.

Carlos McGrady is described as a white male, 5ft 8 inches , 145lbs, with gray hair and light blue/gray eyes. He was last seen wearing jeans and a green shirt.  He is also know to wear white sneakers with the letter “N” on the side. (possibly New Balance)

Carlos McGrady left his residence in a green Kia Sportage DE:PC72113, the left taillight is broken and the one side of the vehicle is a darker green due to a collision repair.  His direction of travel is unknown but he is known to frequent the area of Brookside Shopping Center.

Police are asking anyone with information on the whereabouts of Carlos McGrady to please contact New Castle County Division of Police by dialing (302) 573-2800 or visit our website at http://www.NCCPD.com, or (Private Message) on the New Castle County Division of Police Facebook page.

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Carlos McGrady

Gold Alert issued for 29-year-old Keith Gauthier.

New Castle County Division of Police is currently searching for 29-year-old Keith Gauthier.

(New Castle, DE 19720) Today (Nov 24), officers from the New Castle County Division of Police were contacted by friends of 29-year-old Keith Gauthier who reported that he had made statements that caused a concern for his welfare.

Keith Gauthier is described as a white male, 5’10’’, 150lbs, black hair and hazel eyes.  He has angel wings tattooed on his back shoulder and a full “sleeve” of tattoos on his left arm.

Police are asking anyone with information on the whereabouts of Keith Gauthier to please contact the New Castle County Division of Police by dialing (302) 573-2800 or visit our website at http://www.NCCPD.com, or (IM) on the New Castle County Police Facebook page.

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Keith Gauthier

NEW CASTLE DIVISION OF POLICE CAR STOP LEADS TO DRUG ARREST

(New Castle, DE 19720) Yesterday, (November 18th) members of the New Castle County Division of Police Mobile Enforcement Team established surveillance in the area of the unit block of Memorial Drive, New Castle near the community of Dunleith.

A white Crown Victoria was observed conducting several suspected drug transactions and was stopped after a traffic violation was witnessed by the officers. The driver 32-year-old Juan Butler was found to be in possession of 9.5 grams of crack cocaine and 3.7 grams of marijuana and $380.00.

Juan Butler was charged with one count of felony Possession with Intent deliver a Controlled Substance, one count of felony Possession of a Controlled Substance in a Tier 1 Quantity, one count of misdemeanor Possession of Marijuana, and Failure to Drive in Proper Lane/Direction.

Juan Butler was arraigned by Justice of the Peace Court 2 and released on $20,002.00 unsecured bond.

If you or someone you know is dealing with addiction, please reach out to the New Castle County Division of Police HERO HELP Program at 302-395-2811. In partnership with the community, we seek to improve the quality of life for all of our citizens. The goal of HERO HELP is to reach beyond criminal arrests in order to combat addiction and related crime. HERO HELP provides a greater opportunity for those seeking treatment to overcome addiction and the many problems it causes.  

 

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