Case Number: 32-08-095254
Victim: Nelson Drakeford, 19-year-old Male
Murdered on: Saturday, August 2, 2008
On August 2nd, 2008 at approximately 10:00 p.m., police responded to a shooting in the area of South Cannon Drive, Edgemoor Wilmington Delaware 19809.
The victim was discovered lying in the roadway suffering from gunshot multiple wounds. The victim was transported to the hospital where he died shortly after arrival.
If you have any information regarding this case, please contact the Cold Case Homicide Squad directly:
Det. Brian Shahan: BShahan@nccde.org (302) 395-2781
Glenn Davis: GLDavis@nccde.org (302) 395-8216
You can submit a tip via our website at www.nccpd.com. Tipsters may also call Crime Stoppers at (800) TIP-3333, visit their website www.Delaware.crimestoppersweb.com, or visit us on Facebook at New Castle County Police Department.
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