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The Bobster
12-13-2019, 08:57 AM

Man Gunned Down Outside Dorjul Apartments In Wilmington
By CBS3 Staff
December 13, 2019 at 5:49 am

WILMINGTON, Del. (CBS) – The search is on for a suspect after a man is shot and killed in Wilmington, Delaware. The shooting happened around 10 p.m. Thursday on the 3400 block of Lancaster Pike.

Police say 42-year-old Roger Williams was shot while sitting inside a parked vehicle at the Dorjul Apartments.

Man Gunned Down Outside Dorjul Apartments In Wilmington

Williams was taken to the hospital where he was pronounced dead.

So far, no arrests have been made.

12-16-2019, 04:36 AM

Roger Williams, age 42


The Bobster
12-21-2019, 09:00 AM

Delaware Police Searching For Man Who Shot, Killed Lyft Driver
December 20, 2019 at 11:31 am


WILMINGTON, Del. (CBS/AP) — Police in Delaware say they’re searching for a man who shot and killed a Lyft driver. New Castle County police identified the suspect as 23-year-old Michael Toombs, of Chester, Pennsylvania.

Police say Toombs is wanted in connection with the Dec. 12 slaying of Roger Williams in Wilmington.

Williams, 42, was a Newark resident who worked for both Uber and Lyft. He was dispatched through Lyft when he was killed. Police said they have not determined if Toombs was a passenger when Williams was shot.

“We offer our condolences to the family as this was a heinous act that took the life of an innocent person,” New Castle County Police Col. Vaughn Bond Jr. said in a statement. “Detectives and officers have worked side by side with members of the community to identify Michael Toombs as the suspect in this investigation. We continue to ask anyone who might know the whereabouts of Michael Toombs to contact us.”

Detectives have issued warrants for Toombs’ arrest. Police said he should be considered armed and dangerous.

If you have any information about this suspect, call police at 302-395-8130.