The Delaware State Police Homicide Unit is currently conducting a death investigation that occurred last evening.
Preliminary investigation revealed that the incident occurred on July 10, 2019 at approximately 8:26 p.m., when Troopers were dispatched to a residence in the 15000 block of Winner Circle, Lincoln, for a death investigation.
Winners Circle is a looping road off of Appels Road near Rt. 36.
Upon arrival, Troopers located a 34-year-old male suffering from a gunshot wound. The victim was transported to the Sussex Bayhealth Hospital in Milford, and later transferred to the Christiana Hospital where he succumbed to his injury. The victim’s name is being withheld at this time pending the notification of next of kin.
The investigation is in it’s early stages with further information being released as it becomes available. There is no threat or concern to the public’s safety at this time.
Anyone with information regarding this incident is asked to contact Sgt. Yeich at 302-741-2703. Information may also be provided by calling Delaware Crime Stoppers at 1-800-TIP-3333