Incident

9-07-2017 Delaware Wilmington 1-1

Location

September 07, 2017

(Browntown)
Cedar Street and Anchorage Street
Wilmington, Delaware
Geolocation: 39.7357, -75.5686

Participants

  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Allen Melton
  • Age: 28
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Killed
  • Type: Subject-Suspect
  • Name: Sandy Lashley
  • Age: 29
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Unharmed, Arrested

Incident Characteristics

  • Shot - Dead (murder, accidental, suicide)
  • Officer Involved Incident
  • Officer Involved Shooting - Bystander killed
  • Possession of gun by felon or prohibited person

Notes

4:30 p.m., vic shot, died at hosp, led to OIS standoff

Guns Involved

1 gun involved.

  • Type: Unknown
  • Stolen: Unknown

District

Congressional District: 0
State Senate District: 3
State House District: 2