On March 08, 2015, Delaware State Police responded to I-495 and Rte. 13 in New Castle, Delaware for a motor vehicle crash, however, when troopers they arrived, they discovered 32-Year-Old Shelton Johns was suffering from multiple gunshot wounds. Investigators say the Victim was shot multiple times while he was a passenger inside of a vehicle traveling on Interstate 495. The suspects were firing from another vehicle that was following the victim.
Members of the Cold Case Unit work tirelessly to pursue new leads in these cases, and to deliver justice on behalf of those who have been affected by crime.
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.