New Castle County Police are now investigating a homicide after officers found a 42-year-old man shot in a Wilmington apartment.
WILMINGTON (DE): New Castle County Police say officers found a man shot in a Wilmington apartment around 10:00 Pm. Thursday night.
According to police spokesman, Garcia Lopez, units were dispatched to the unit block of Simca Lane at the Dorjul apartments for a report of a shooting that had occurred.
Lopez said that several units were dispatched and upon their arrival, they found 42-year-old Roger Williams with a gunshot wound.
Williams was treated at the scene however after arriving at a local hospital, died.
Detectives from the New Castle County Division of Police Criminal Investigations Unit arrived at the scene and assumed the investigation., Lopez said.
If you have any information and/or video pertaining to this investigation, please contact Jeffrey Sendek (Jeffrey.Sendek@newcastlede.gov. ) or at (302) 395-8130.
Citizens can also submit a tip via our website at http://www.nccpd.com.,or (IM) on the New Castle County Division of Police Facebook page. Citizens can also submit a tip anonymously by text. Send a text to 847411 with NCCDE in the text field and your tip.
Additionally, if you or someone you know is a victim or witness of a violent crime or have lost a loved one to a sudden death and are in need assistance, the New Castle County Division of Police Victim Services Unit is available to offer you support and resources through (302)-395-8000.