Police investigating man found shot in car as homicide

November 29, 2019

BRIDGEVILLE, Del. (AP) — Delaware State Police are investigating the death of a man found shot inside a car as a homicide.

News outlets report authorities responded to a call of shots fired in Bridgeville on Wednesday morning. Master Cpl. Melissa Jaffe says investigators determined it was a homicide after several hours on the scene.

Jaffe says a 45-year-old man was sitting in the driver’s seat of a car in a lightly wooded area just off the road. The man had suffered gunshot wounds. He hasn’t been identified by police.

The man’s body has been turned over to the Delaware Division of Forensic Science.

Police say there is currently no suspect information.