Camden man gets 19 years in prison for shooting death

DOVER — A Camden man was sentenced to 19 years incarceration Tuesday in the shooting death of an 18-year-old man in 2015.

Darryl Garner, 21 when arrested, was convicted of manslaughter and possession of a firearm during the commission of a felony in the death, along with an unrelated third-degree rape charge, according to the Delaware Department of Justice.

He was sentenced by Superior Court Judge Jeffrey Clark.

Jordan Peck was found dead on Jan. 25, 2015 on railroad tracks between Walker Road and Division Street in Dover, and had suffered two gunshot wounds, according to Dover Police at the time.

He was shot in the upper torso and head, authorities said.

Garner was held in prison on Jan. 26, 2015 on the rape charge and was charged in the shooting death on Nov. 9, 2015.

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