Overnight Home Invasion Leaves One Man Fighting For His Life


New Castle – New Castle County Police are investigating a home invasion that occurred this morning, Thursday (9/8) at approximately 2:50 a.m., according to authorities.

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Police said they were called to Morris Road in Chelsea Estates for a shooting incident. Arriving officers found a 28-year-old man suffering from a gunshot wound to the upper body and a 23-year-old man with injuries to his face, according to police.

The 28-year-old man was transported to the Christiana Medical Center where he is currently listed in critical condition.

Detectives are asking anyone with surveillance equipment or information related to this incident to please contact New Castle County Police by dialing (302) 573- 2800 or visit our website at www.NCCPD.com. Tipsters may also call Delaware Crime Stoppers at (800) TIP-3333 or visit us on Facebook at New Castle County Police Department.

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