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Police arrest New Castle man in connection with shot fired at fight

Newark Police have arrested 18-year-old Kyle Wallace of New Castle, Delaware, for the shot fired during a fight on Wednesday, May 30, in the 400 block of Wollaston Avenue.

Kyle Wallace
Kyle Wallace

Officers were able to identify him after several hours of investigating the incident, and they secured an arrest warrant. On May 31, a New Castle County Police officer conducted a traffic stop, where Wallace was taken into custody without incident.

Wallace was charged with aggravated menacing, possession of a firearm during the commission of a felony, first degree reckless endangerment, disorderly conduct and third-degree conspiracy. He is currently in custody at Newark Police headquarters and is awaiting arraignment on the listed charges.

The investigation is still ongoing.

Anyone with additional information about the incident is asked to contact Officer Roberts at JRoberts@newark.de.us or 302-366-7100 ext. 3493. Anonymous tips can be texted to 302NPD with the message to TIP411. Information can also be provided anonymously to Crime Stoppers at 1-800-TIP-3333 or www.tipsubmit.com, where a reward may be available.


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