Wilmington Police make arrest in connection with February fatal shooting incident

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Police say 25-year-old Bryan Edwards remains behind bars after being indicted by a New Castle County Grand Jury in relation to a February fatal shooting.

WILMINGTON (DE): A Wilmington Police investigation has resulted in the arrest of a 25-year-old man in connection with a February fatal shooting incident.

On February 5 at approximately 11:42 a.m., officers were dispatched to the 2200 block of North Market Street in reference to a shooting that had occurred.

Police say they located a 40-year-old male gunshot victim, who was transported to a local hospital where he succumbed to his injuries. The victim was later identified as 40-year-old Randolph White.

Police say through the course of his investigation, Detectives identified 25-year-old Bryan Edwards as a suspect and on November 2, Detectives presented the case to a New Castle County Grand Jury, which returned an indictment for Murder (First Degree), Possession of a Firearm During the Commission of a Felony, Possession of a Firearm by a Person Prohibited.

Edwards, who was already incarcerated for an unrelated matter, was arraigned in Justice of the Peace Court 11 and given $1,050,000 cash-only bail on the above charges. He remains committed to the Howard R. Young Correctional Institution.


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