On Tuesday December 06, 2016, just after 3:00 a.m., Delaware State Police responded to 462 Aspen Drive in the Pinewood Acres development, in Dover, Delaware for a report of a shooting that occurred.
Troopers arrived but could not locate the victim and investigators say On Tuesday, December 6th, 2016, at approximately 3:06 AM a shots fired complaint was reported to 911. The Victim, who was later identified as 24-Year-Old Tyler Parton was discovered around 7:30 the next morning with a single gunshot wound.
This investigation remains ongoing, and investigators are asking the public for assistance. Anyone with information about this cold case investigation is encouraged to contact the Delaware State Police Cold Case Division.
You may provide any information regarding this case to the Cold Case Homicide Division directly by contacting Det. Mark Ryde at Mark.Ryde@delaware.gov or (302) 741-2730.
Tipsters may also provide anonymous tips by calling Delaware Crime Stoppers at 800- TIP-3333, or visit their website at www.Delaware.crimestoppersweb.com, or visit us on Facebook at Delaware Crime Stoppers.