State police: Residence, vehicle struck by gunfire

MILLSBORO – Delaware State Police are investigating a shooting incident near Millsboro Thursday night in which a residence and vehicle were hit by gunfire.

The incident occurred on March 14 at approximately 11:28 p.m. in 29000 block of Colonial Estates Avenue within the Colonial Estates Mobile Home Park, state police spokeswoman Master Cpl. Melissa Jaffe said.

State police investigation revealed that a residence and a vehicle had been struck by gunfire.

Inside the residence at the time of this incident were a 63-year-old woman and two teenagers. None of the occupants were injured, Cpl. Jaffe said.

No information on the suspect was immediately available.

Anyone with information regarding this incident is asked to contact Troop 4, Major Crimes Unit, Detective Williams-Snipes at 856-5850.

Information may also be provided by calling Delaware Crime Stoppers at 1-800-TIP-3333 or via the internet at

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