Ernest Staples Death – Obituary: New castle shooting victim identified
Ernest Staples: Cause of Death
The victim of the New castle shooting has been as 38 year old Ernest Staples. Patrol officers of The New Castle County Police Division were dispatched to the 100block of Freedom Trail in Saddlebrook.
According to the dispatch unit, when officers arrived the scene, Staples was found lying on the floor with multiple gunshot wounds. First aid was administered but Staples didn’t make it as he was pronounced dead at the scene.
Colonel Vaughn M. Bond, Jr in a statement assured the family of the deceased that:
“I can assure Mr. Staples’ family that the New Castle County Division of Police is making every effort to find the person(s) responsible for taking his life. We can’t do this alone therefore we are asking our community partners to come forward with any information you may have. We understand the reluctance to get involved; however, keep in mind you can provide information anonymously.”
No arrests have been made yet and anyone with useful information has been urged to reach out to the police.