UPDATE: Jennifer Sandoval has been rescued safely and two men between the ages of 18 and 19 were arrested by Georgetown Police.
Jennifer Sandoval Missing – Jennifer Sandoval 14, missing from Georgetown, Delaware, she was last seen on Sunday April 16 in the the Sand Hill fields. Jennifer was wearing a gray jean, coffee blouse and some sneaker shoes, she has braces on her teeth. She weighs 140 ponds and stands 5 feet 6 inches. Jennifer Sandoval is believed to be with 18 year old Hispanic male with brown and blonde hair in a white vehicle. The man was said to have abducted her.
RELATED ARTICLE: Delaware State Police Conducting Homicide Investigation
The Delaware State Police are conducting an investigation into a homicide that occurred in Georgetown last night. At approximately 8:28 p.m. on February 27, 2023, the Georgetown Police Department responded to the Dunbarton Apartments in response to a report of a gunshot. Officers discovered a male victim suffering from multiple gunshot wounds inside an apartment when they arrived on the scene.
The victim was a guest at the apartment, according to the preliminary investigation. A woman tapped on the door of the apartment. The victim answered the door and admitted the woman. Once the victim was inside the apartment, an unidentified male suspect forced open the door and shot her multiple times. The suspect ran away afterward. The victim was transported to a local hospital by emergency medical services, where he perished from his injuries.
The victim’s identity will not be revealed until the family has been notified. The Homicide Unit of the Delaware State Police took over the investigation at the request of the Georgetown Police Department. At this point, no suspicious information is available.
This incident is still being actively investigated by the Homicide Unit. Detectives request that anyone with information about this case contact Detective B. McDerby at (302) 741-2821. You can also provide information by sending a private Facebook message to the Delaware State Police or by calling Delaware Crime Stoppers at 1-800-423-TIPS.
The Delaware State Police Victim Services Unit / Delaware Victim Center is available 24 hours a day through a toll-free hotline at 1-800-VICTIM-1 (1-800-842-8461) if you or someone you know is a victim or witness of a crime or has lost a loved one to a sudden death and needs assistance. You can also send an email to [email protected].
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