According to investigators, a large crowd was in the area fighting when the 25-year-old male victim from New Jersey was shot multiple times.
NEW CASTLE (DE) BY DIGITAL STAFF: Delaware State Police are investigating after a New Jersey man was shot multiple times near Minquadale early Saturday morning.
Police say the shooting happened Saturday just after 1:30 a.m. on N. Dupont Highway at E. Hazeldell Avenue.
According to investigators, a large crowd was in the area fighting when the 25-year-old male victim from New Jersey was shot multiple times.The victim was transported to a local area hospital and admitted in critical condition.
Police say there is no suspect or surveillance photographs available at this time.
This case remains an active and ongoing investigation conducted by the Delaware State Police Troop 2 Criminal Investigative Unit. Troopers are asking anyone who has information regarding this case to contact Detective Brian Timmons by calling 302-365-8434. 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 a 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@delaware.gov.