Detectives Investigating Shots Fired at a Residence

Luke dollard Delaware State Police, Police & Fire, RSS

The Delaware State Police are investigating a shooting that occurred early this morning in Magnolia. No one was injured and the suspects remain at-large.

On June 21, 2023, at approximately 12:14 a.m., troopers responded to Stevenson Drive for a report of shots fired into a residence. Troopers arrived and discovered that at least three unknown suspects had approached the property on foot and fired at the home several times. The suspects then fled the area and were unable to be located.

There were three adults and four children in the home at the time of the shooting. No one was injured, and the motive behind the incident remains unclear. Surveillance video and images are not yet available.

The Troop 3 Criminal Investigations Unit is still investigating this incident. Investigators are asking for anyone with information regarding this case to contact Detective F. Ofner by calling 302-698-8555. Information may also be provided by sending a Private Facebook Message to the Delaware State Police or contacting Delaware Crime Stoppers at 1-800-847-3333.

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

You can follow the Delaware State Police by clicking on:

Delaware State Police Official Website




Visit our civilian job opening page at:
Civilian Careers – Delaware State Police – State of Delaware
QR code

Please tell us how we’re doing via our Citizen Satisfaction Survey.

Leave a comment regarding DSP’s compliance with CALEA Accreditation Standards.

Presented by Public Information Officer, Senior Corporal Leonard DeMalto

Released: 062123  1405



The post Detectives Investigating Shots Fired at a Residence appeared first on Delaware State Police – State of Delaware.

Share this Post