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Delaware State Police

Superintendent Colonel Nathaniel McQueen Jr.

Troopers Investigate Shots Fired Complaint

Date Posted: Sunday, July 17th, 2016

Presented by the Director of Public Information Sergeant Richard D. Bratz

Felton, DE- The Delaware State Police are currently investigating an incident in which shots were fired at a house north of Felton late Saturday evening.

The investigation began at approximately 9:43 p.m. Saturday, July 16, 2016, as troopers responded to the 1000 block of Andrews Lake Road, after a 9-1-1 call was received from a neighbor of the victim stating someone shot at the house. The 52-year-old female victim informed arriving troopers that she was at the back of the house and her 32-year-old daughter was in the living room when they heard sounds of gunfire outside. None of the residents were injured.

Troopers conducted an extensive search of the area for any potential suspects or vehicles in the area. None were located.

This incident remains under investigation by the Delaware State Police.

If anyone has any information in reference to this incident, they are asked to contact Detective S. Carbine at 302-698-8444. Information may also be provided by calling Delaware Crime Stoppers at 1-800-TIP-3333, via the internet at, or by sending an anonymous tip by text to 274637 (CRIMES) using the keyword “DSP.”

Released: 071716 1251



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