Police Need Help Solving Cold Case

Wilmington – On Saturday, December 20th, 2014 at approximately 12:43 p.m., police responded to the area of 67 Lowery Drive in the Woodland Apartments Complex for a report of a suspicious vehicle which was occupied by two males. Officers arrived on scene and found one victim (Nicholas Riley), deceased from a gunshot wound.

Nicholas Riley
Nicholas Riley


The other male was also located and transported to the Christiana Hospital where he was listed in critical condition and later survived. If you have any information regarding this case, please contact the Cold Case Homicide Squad directly: Det. Brian Shahan: BShahan@nccde.org (302) 395-2781 Glenn Davis: GLDavis@nccde.org (302) 395-8216

You can submit a tip via our website at www.nccpd.com.  Tipsters may also call Crime Stoppers at (800) TIP-3333, visit their website www.Delaware.crimestoppersweb.com, or visit us on Facebook at New Castle County Police Department. Citizens who currently have the smartphone application are encouraged to use the “submit tip” tab to submit tips. Select a topic by using the “drop down” and complete the tip by “clicking”submit. The New Castle County Police Smartphone Application is free to download and available for all iPhone and Android smartphones.

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