State Police Detectives Investigate Shooting – Hartly – Delaware State Police

Date posted: Sunday, January 16, 2022

Hartley – Delaware State Police detectives are investigating a shooting that occurred late Saturday night, sending a victim to the hospital.

The investigation began at around 11:43 p.m. on Saturday, January 15, 2022, when an area hospital called the Kent County Emergency Operations Center to advise there was a male subject in the room. emergency with a gunshot wound to the abdomen.

Soldiers responded to the hospital and made contact with a neighbor who drove the 25-year-old male victim to the emergency room. The neighbor informed the soldiers that the victim was working on a vehicle parked outside the victim’s home in the 6000 block of Halltown Road when he was hit by gunfire from someone passing in a vehicle. brand and model unknown. The neighbor also heard the shots and was contacted by the victim who ran to the neighbor after being shot.

At this stage of the investigation, there is no suspect description and the vehicle can only be described as a black passenger car.

This incident is still under investigation by the Delaware State Police’s 3 Troop Criminal Investigation Unit. Anyone with information regarding this case is asked to contact Detective P. Campbell by calling 302-698-8504. Information may also be provided by calling Delaware Crime Stoppers at 1-800-TIP-3333 or via the Internet at

If you or someone you know is a victim or witness to a crime or has lost a loved one to sudden death and needs help, the Police Victim Services Unit The State of Delaware/Delaware Victim Center is available to provide support and resources 24 hours a day through a toll-free 1800 VICTIM-1 hotline. (1–800-842-8461). You can also email the Victim Services Unit at [email protected]

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