Update: Frankford Shooting Victim Dies In Hospital


Updated 10:45 a.m. Wed.

Delaware State Police continue to investigate a deadly shooting in Frankford.
Troopers and other first responders went to Honolulu Road in the area of Kauffman Lane late Tuesday afternoon.
A 33-year-old man was found sitting in the driver’s seat of a vehicle, with a gunshot wound.
Police believe the victim was shot and tried to drive away from the scene, but lost control of the vehicle and crashed into the front of a home.
The 33-year-old shooting victim, a Lincoln resident, died at a local hospital.
Identity is pending notification of next of kin.
Frankford Police requested that the State Police Homicide Unit investigate the homicide.
Anyone who might have witnessed the incident or has information is asked to contact State Police or Delaware Crime Stoppers at 800-TIP-3333.

Original story:

Police, fire and EMS crews are on the scene where an auto crashed into a house with the driver reported shot on Honolulu Road at Kauffman Lane in Frankford. The male driver has been taken to the hospital in critical condition. The incident was reported around 3:40 p.m.

Delaware State Police say residents in the area will see an enhanced police presence while the investigation is on-going. Anyone who may have information regarding this incident should contact Delaware State Police Troop 4 by calling 302-856-5850 or call Crime Stoppers at 800-TIP-3333.

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