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Posted on: December 15, 2016

Gunfire strikes house, car in Bear

Gunfire struck a house and car Wednesday night in the Bear neighborhood of Sparrow Run, New Castle County Police said Thursday, but no injuries were reported.

Officers responding to calls reporting the fired shots at about 7:30 p.m. found the damaged townhouse and vehicle in the first block of Raven Turn, Corporal Tracey Duffy said.

Witnesses told investigators they saw two dark-colored vehicles leaving the area after the gunfire, she said.

Anyone with information about the incident is asked to contact New Castle County Police Department at (302) 573-2800 , through its website at, via its Facebook page or using the New Castle County Police Smartphone App that is free to download for all iPhones and Android smartphones. 

Tips also may be given through Delaware Crime Stoppers at (800) TIP-3333, making them eligible for a possible reward.

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