**Update** MPD Requesting Assistance With Theft Of A Motorcycle

**The motorcycle in this case has been recovered located in a wooded area near the Mispillion River.**

Released By Sgt. Robert Masten On 08.03.2020  Incident #51.20.7528 @0812 Hours

The Milford Police Department’s Patrol Division is asking for assistance from the public with a theft of a motorcycle investigation.  Investigation revealed a 2003 Suzuki GSXR 1000 was stolen from a business in the Chaney Center which is located at 600 Northeast Front Street (SR 14).  MPD urges anyone with information about this theft to call Corporal Golding at 302.422.8081 or Crime Stoppers at 1.800.TIP.3333.  Tips can also be submitted online at MilfordPoliceDE.org/Tips.

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**Updated** Milford Police Investigating Suspicious Death At Home On Pennsylvania Avenue

The Milford Police Department’s Criminal Division has identified the victim in this case as David W. Parcher, 70 of Milford, Delaware.  Further updates will be provided as they become available.

Original Release:

Released By Sgt. Robert Masten On 07.28.2020 Incident #51.20.7358 @0340 Hours
On 07.28.2020 at approximately 3:40 am officers from the Milford Police Department’s Patrol Division responded to a home on Pennsylvania Avenue to a report of a possible shooting. Upon arrival officers located a 70 year old male who had been shot in the chest. The victim was transported by staff from the Carlisle Fire Company to the Bayhealth Sussex Campus. It was later learned the victim had succumbed to his injuries. The victim has been turned over to the Delaware Division of Forensic Science where an autopsy will be performed. The victim’s identity is being withheld at this time pending the notification of the next of kin. This investigation is ongoing an updates will be provided as they become available. Anyone with information about this matter is urged to call the Milford Police Department’s Criminal Division at 302.422.8081 or Crime Stoppers at 1.800.TIP.3333. Tips can also be submitted online at MilfordPoliceDE.org/TIPS or Delaware.CrimeStoppersWeb.com

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Milford Police Investigating Suspicious Death At Home On Pennsylvania Avenue

Released By Sgt. Robert Masten On 07.28.2020 Incident #51.20.7358 @0340 Hours

On 07.28.2020 at approximately 3:40 am officers from the Milford Police Department’s Patrol Division responded to a home on Pennsylvania Avenue to a report of a possible shooting.  Upon arrival officers located a 70 year old male who had been shot in the chest. The victim was transported by staff from the Carlisle Fire Company to the Bayhealth Sussex Campus.  It was later learned the victim had succumbed to his injuries.  The victim has been turned over to the Delaware Division of Forensic Science where an autopsy will be performed. The victim’s identity is being withheld at this time pending the notification of the next of kin.  This investigation is ongoing an updates will be provided as they become available.  Anyone with information about this matter is urged to call the Milford Police Department’s Criminal Division at 302.422.8081 or Crime Stoppers at 1.800.TIP.3333.  Tips can also be submitted online at MilfordPoliceDE.org/TIPS or Delaware.CrimeStoppersWeb.com

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Milford Police Investigating Shooting At Brightway Commons

Released On 07.16.2020 at 1331 Hours By Sgt. Robert Masten          Incident #51.20.6948 @1136 Hours

The Milford Police Department Criminal Investigations Division is currently investigating a shooting that occurred in the area of Aurora Place and Allen Way in the Brightway Commons Apartment Complex on 07.15.2020 at approximately 11:36 am.  The preliminary investigation has revealed that no one was injured as a result of the shooting, but one vehicle was struck by gunfire.  Detectives are requesting anyone that may have witnessed the shooting or have information about the matter to call the Milford Police Department at 302.422.8081 or Crime Stoppers at 1.800.TIP.3333. Tips can also be submitted online at MilfordPoliceDE.org/tips/

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Cancellation Of Gold Alert For Missing Lincoln Man

 

Shaun McDermott, 19 of Lincoln, DE, has been located. The Gold Alert has been canceled.

 

Original Release:

Gold Alert Issued For Missing Lincoln Man

Incident #: 51-19-6396                                                        Reported: June 29, 2020 at 11:02 p.m.

Location: City Limits of Milford, DE

Released By: Det. Timothy Maloney on 06/30/2020 at 0152 hours

The Milford Police Department is issuing a Gold Alert for a missing 19-year-old male. Shaun McDermott was last spoken to on 06/29/2020 at approximately 11:00 p.m. and was reported to be in the parking lot of Redner’s Warehouse Market, located at 28253 Lexus Dr. Milford, Sussex County, DE, in a Black Jeep (unknown model).  McDermott is a white male with black hair and brown eyes.  He is approximately 6’00” and 140 lbs.  He was last seen wearing a black shirt, orange hat and orange shoes.  Police have been unable to make contact with McDermott to check on his welfare and there is a real concern for his safety and well-being.  If anyone has any information in reference to his whereabouts, they are asked to contact the Milford Police Department at 302-422-8081.  Information may also be provided by contacting Delaware Crime Stoppers at 1-800-TIP-3333 or online at MilfordPoliceDE.org/tips/

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Gold Alert Issued For Missing Lincoln Man

Incident #: 51-19-6396                                                        Reported: June 29, 2020 at 11:02 p.m.

Location: City Limits of Milford, DE

Released By: Det. Timothy Maloney on 06/30/2020 at 0152 hours

The Milford Police Department is issuing a Gold Alert for a missing 19-year-old male. Shaun McDermott was last spoken to on 06/29/2020 at approximately 11:00 p.m. and was reported to be in the parking lot of Redner’s Warehouse Market, located at 28253 Lexus Dr. Milford, Sussex County, DE, in a Black Jeep (unknown model).  McDermott is a white male with black hair and brown eyes.  He is approximately 6’00” and 140 lbs.  He was last seen wearing a black shirt, orange hat and orange shoes.  Police have been unable to make contact with McDermott to check on his welfare and there is a real concern for his safety and well-being.  If anyone has any information in reference to his whereabouts, they are asked to contact the Milford Police Department at 302-422-8081.  Information may also be provided by contacting Delaware Crime Stoppers at 1-800-TIP-3333 or online at MilfordPoliceDE.org/tips/

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Milford Police Request Public’s Assistance With Identifying A Shoplifting Suspect

Incident #:  51-20-5963                                                  Reported: June 17, 2020 at 2:19 a.m.

Location: Royal Farms, 108 Silicato Parkway, Milford, Kent County, DE 19963

Released By:  Det. Timothy Maloney on 06/22/2020 at 10:28 a.m.

The Milford Police Department is investigating a shoplifting incident that occurred at Royal Farms located at 108 Silicato Parkway, Milford, DE on 06/17/2020.  The below pictured suspect asked for 2 cartons of cigarettes and while the store associate was attempting to complete the point of sale, the suspect grabbed the 2 cartons of cigarettes and fled from the store without rendering payment.  The suspect entered into a Gray Honda vehicle and fled from the scene in an unknown direction.

Milford Police urge anyone with information on the identity of the below pictured suspect to contact Cpl. Golding at 302.422.8081 or Crime Stoppers at 1.800.TIP.3333. Tips can also be submitted online at MilfordPoliceDE.org/tips/

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Hartly Man Apprehended By Marshals’ Task Force For Attempted Robbery Incident

Incident #:  51-20-5761                                                     Reported:  June 11, 2020 at 3:40 a.m.

Location: 200 Block of Charles St., Milford, Sussex County, DE 19963

Released By:  Det. Timothy Maloney on 06/22/2020 at 10:21 a.m.

On 06/20/2020, The U.S. Marshals’ First State Fugitive Task Force located and apprehended William J Windle Jr, 19 of Hartly, DE, at the Best Western Galaxy Inn  in Dover, DE.  Windle was wanted out of Milford PD for an Attempted Robbery/Reckless Endangering incident where it was alleged that he and two other unknown suspects fired multiple gunshots into a vehicle and attempted to rob one of the two victims inside of the vehicle during the early morning hours of 06/11/2020.

Windle was transported back to Milford PD where he was charged with the following: one count of Attempted to Commit Robbery First Degree, one count of Possession of a Firearm During the Commission of a Felony, 2 counts of Reckless Endangering First Degree, one count of Aggravated Menacing, one count of Stalking, one count of Conspiracy Second Degree, and one count of Criminal Mischief Over $1000.  Windle had a presentment through the Justice of the Peace Court 3 where he was committed to the Department of Correction in default of $105,100 USC cash bail only.  No contact orders were put into place between Windle and the victims in this case.  Windle was ordered to appear at a later date in the Sussex County Court of Common Pleas for a preliminary hearing.

This investigation is still on-going and updates will be provided as warranted.

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Cancellation Of Gold Alert For Missing Seaford Man

Update Released By: Det. Timothy Maloney on 06/20/2020 at 0737 hours

Louis Drouillard, 65 of Seaford, DE, has been located. The Gold Alert has been canceled.

Original Release:

Gold Alert Issued For Missing Seaford Man

Incident #: 51-19-6047                                                          Reported: June 19, 2020 at 7:55 p.m.

Location: Area of Wilkins Rd., Milford, DE 19963

Released By: Det. Timothy Maloney on 06/19/2020 at 2310 hours

The Milford Police Department is issuing a Gold Alert for a missing 65-year-old male. Louis Drouillard was last seen on 06/19/2020 at approximately 7:33 p.m. at Bayhealth: Sussex Campus, located at 100 Wellness Way, Milford, Kent County, DE. Drouillard walked away from the hospital and was last seen on foot walking towards Wilkins Rd. Drouillard is a white male with white/gray hair and brown eyes. He is approximately 5’10” and 180 lbs. He was last seen wearing an orange shirt and blue scrub hospital pants. Police have been unable to make contact with Drouillard to check on his welfare and there is a real concern for his safety and well-being. If anyone has any information in reference to his whereabouts, they are asked to contact the Milford Police Department at 302-422-8081. Information may also be provided by contacting Delaware Crime Stoppers at 1-800-TIP-3333 or online at MilfordPoliceDE.org/tips/

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Gold Alert Issued For Missing Seaford Man

Incident #: 51-19-6047                                                          Reported: June 19, 2020 at 7:55 p.m.

Location: Area of Wilkins Rd., Milford, DE 19963

Released By: Det. Timothy Maloney on 06/19/2020 at 2310 hours

The Milford Police Department is issuing a Gold Alert for a missing 65-year-old male. Louis Drouillard was last seen on 06/19/2020 at approximately 7:33 p.m. at Bayhealth: Sussex Campus, located at 100 Wellness Way, Milford, Kent County, DE.  Drouillard walked away from the hospital and was last seen on foot walking towards Wilkins Rd. Drouillard is a white male with white/gray hair and brown eyes.  He is approximately 5’10” and 180 lbs.  He was last seen wearing an orange shirt and blue scrub hospital pants.  Police have been unable to make contact with Drouillard to check on his welfare and there is a real concern for his safety and well-being.  If anyone has any information in reference to his whereabouts, they are asked to contact the Milford Police Department at 302-422-8081.  Information may also be provided by contacting Delaware Crime Stoppers at 1-800-TIP-3333 or online at MilfordPoliceDE.org/tips/

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