One Dead, One In Critical After Shooting In Rosegate

The New Castle County Division of Police is currently conducting a Homicide Investigation in the community of Rosegate.

Earlier today at approximately 2:00 P.M., officers from the New Castle County Division of Police responded to the area of Rose Lane in the community of Rosegate for a report of shots fired.
Upon arrival, officers were informed that two gunshot victims had been transported to an area hospital. The officers ascertained that the shooting occurred in the 100 block of Rose Lane. Officers later learned that one of the victims had succumbed to his wounds, and the other victim is in critical condition.

Detectives from the New Castle County Division of Police Criminal Investigations Unit, Homicide Squad arrived at the scene and assumed the investigation.

Anyone with information and/or video pertaining to this investigation is asked to contact Det. DiNardo at 302-395-8110.


About Staff Writer

First State Update's Delaware editorial team covers New Castle County, Kent County and Sussex County breaking news, political news, and general news stories. We bring the reader the latest news from the Wilmington, Newark, Dover, Rehoboth Beach and all point in between. If you have news to share, email us at [email protected]

View all posts by Staff Writer →