UPDATED – 10-5-19 – Joshua Wright was arrested last week during a traffic stop in Lincoln
Two suspects have been arrested and one remains at large in connection with a shooting at the Getaway Tavern near Ellendale.
According to Delaware State Police, the incident occurred just after 1 a.m. Saturday, June 1 when troopers were dispatched to the Gateway Tavern on DuPont Boulevard near Ellendale for reports of a shooting.
Troopers arrived and located a 38-year-old male victim outside who had been shot in his lower extremity by an unknown person. He was transported to a local hospital with non-life threatening injuries.
Investigators identified three suspects: 36-year-old Reggie D. White of Lincoln; 38-year-old Curtis L. Taylor of Greenwood; 28-year-old Joshua A. Wright of Milford.
On Thursday, September 12, Curtis Taylor turned himself in and was charged with Riot-Intent to Commit Facilitate Commission of Felony or Misdemeanor, and Conspiracy Second Degree. He was arraigned and released on $5,000 unsecured bond.
The very next day, Reggie White also turned himself and was charged with Riot-Intent to Commit Facilitate Commission of Felony or Misdemeanor, Conspiracy Second Degree, and Assault Third Degree. He was arraigned and released on $6,000 unsecured bond.
Troopers have been unable to locate the third suspect, Joshua Wright who currently has active warrants for Possession of a Firearm During the Commission of a Felony, Possession of a Firearm by a Person Prohibited, Riot-Intent to Commit Facilitate Commission of Felony or Misdemeanor, Conspiracy Second Degree, and Assault Third Degree.
Wright is known to frequent the Milford and Lincoln areas.
Anyone with information regarding the whereabouts of Wright is asked to contact Troop 4 ator Detective R. Mills at 302-752-3800. Information may also be provided by calling Delaware Crime Stoppers at 1-800-TIP-3333.