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Superintendent Colonel Melissa Zebley

Multiple Day Search Results in Locating Suspected Human Remains- Gumboro

Date Posted: Friday, January 22nd, 2021

Gumboro- Delaware State Police, with the assistance of the Division of Forensic Science, have discovered suspected human remains Friday morning in the 30000 block of R Farm Lane, Gumboro.

The suspected human remains have been turned over to the Division of Forensic Science for identification and manner of death.

At this time, this case remains an active and ongoing investigation. There is no threat to the public’s safety as a result of this case. Anyone with information regarding this investigation should contact Detective J. King with the Delaware State Police Homicide Unit by calling 302-741-2821.

Information may also be provided by calling Delaware Crime Stoppers at 1-800-TIP-3333 or via the internet at http://www.delaware.crimestoppersweb.com .

If you or someone you know is a victim or witness of crime or have lost a loved one to a sudden death and are in need of assistance, the Delaware State Police Victim Services Unit/Delaware Victim Center is available to offer you support and resources 24 hours a day through a toll free hotline 1800 VICTIM-1. (1-800-842-8461). You may also email the unit Director at debra.reed@state.de.us.

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