Police continue to investigate Millsboro homicide

Date Published: 
November 25, 2016

The Delaware State Police this week were in the midst of investigating a homicide that occurred last week.

On Wednesday, Nov. 16, around 11:50 p.m., the Millsboro Police Department responded to a call about an unconscious man lying partially in the roadway on West Monroe and Houston streets.

Emergency medical services responded to the scene and declared the victim, Darrin T. Gibbons, 30, of Millsboro, deceased. A subsequent autopsy conducted by the Delaware Division of Forensic Science determined his cause of death to be a homicide by gunshot wound.

The Delaware State Police were contacted by Millsboro police and assumed the investigation.

According to the DSP, detectives this week were continuing conducting interviews and collecting evidence to determine the circumstances surrounding the homicide. As of Nov. 21, no suspect information was available.

Police are asking that if anyone has information in reference to the incident, they contact Detective M. Csapo at (302) 698-8427. Information may also be provided by calling Delaware Crime Stoppers at 1-800-TIP-3333, via the internet at www.delaware.crimestoppersweb.com or by sending an anonymous tip by text to 274637 (CRIMES) using the keyword “DSP.”