Magnolia senior found critically injured

MAGNOLIA — The Delaware State Police are investigating a suspected assault that left a 77-year-old Magnolia man in critical condition.

At around 11 a.m. Sunday, troopers responded to Moores Drive in the Meadowbrook Acres community to investigate an alleged assault.

Upon arrival, troopers learned that a family member had discovered the male victim with visible injuries and unresponsive on his kitchen floor, police said.

The victim was transported to a nearby hospital, where he was listed in critical condition.

The investigation remains active and ongoing.

Anyone with information in reference to this incident should contact Detective R. Costlow with DSP’s Troop 3 Criminal Investigative Unit by calling 698-8527 or emailing robert.costlow@delaware.gov. Information may also be provided by calling Delaware Crime Stoppers at (800) TIP-3333 or via delaware.crimestoppersweb.com.