Police identify two men who died as a result of being shot at Casablanca earlier this month

Delaware State Police released the names of the victims who were involved in a shooting incident on October 2,2020 as 30-year-old Malik X. Miller of Wilmington and 28-year-old Tymir Mason of Wilmington.

NEW CASTLE (DE) 10/02/20: Delaware State Police are investigating an early Friday morning shooting at Casablanca Restaurant near New Castle that left two Wilmington men dead.

Just after 1:00 a.m., troopers responded to the restaurant’s parking lot for a report of a shooting that occurred.

The Delaware State Police Homicide Unit was on the scene investigating and collecting evidence in the parking lot, which is located about a mile outside the city of Wilmington in the 4000 block of North Dupont Highway.

“Upon arrival, troopers located a 28-year-old male from Wilmington with a gunshot wound to the upper body. Shortly after, it was discovered a 30-year-old male from Wilmington suffered a gunshot wound to his upper body and was transported from the scene to a nearby hospital by private vehicle where he was pronounced deceased.,” said police spokeswoman Heather Pepper.

Anyone with information regarding this incident should contact Detective D. Grassi of the Delaware State Police Homicide Unit at 302-365-8441. 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 sudden death, and 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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