Incident

11-16-2018 Delaware Wilmington (Newport) 0-1

Location

November 16, 2018

500 block of Essex Ave
Wilmington (Newport), Delaware
Geolocation: 39.7255, -75.5967

Participants

  • Type: Subject-Suspect
  • Name: Master Cpl. Michael Ballard
  • Age: 48
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Unharmed, Arrested

Incident Characteristics

  • Shots Fired - No Injuries
  • Officer Involved Incident
  • Officer Involved Shooting - subject/suspect/perpetrator surrender at standoff
  • ATF/LE Confiscation/Raid/Arrest
  • Possession (gun(s) found during commission of other crimes)
  • Possession of gun by felon or prohibited person

Notes

Incident began 10:30pm the night before, suspect possessed "multiple personal handguns and police-issued firearms"

Guns Involved

2 guns involved.

  • Type: 9mm
  • Stolen: Unknown
  • Type: 38 Spl
  • Stolen: Unknown

District

Congressional District: 0
State Senate District: 7
State House District: 13