Gunmen Open Fire On Woman As She Fled The Scene

The Delaware State Police are investigating a shooting that occurred Friday morning in Magnolia.

Officials said on February 2, 2024, at approximately 3:27 a.m., troopers responded to Bayhealth Hospital Kent Campus and contacted a woman who reported that her car had been shot at.

Detectives learned that the woman was sleeping in her car on the 100 block of Terry Drive in Magnolia when she was approached by two black males wearing masks. When one of the suspects tried to open the car door, she drove away. As she drove away, the suspects shot at her car striking it several times.

The woman was not injured, and the motive behind the incident remains unclear.