DSU Student Shot Dead at Unsanctioned Party in Dover

The Dover Police Department is investigating a shooting that killed a 20-year-old Delaware State University student.

The incident happened at an unsanctioned party at Schutte Park on Sunday evening.

Officers say the victim was shot in the head in the midst of an altercation. He was transported to Kent General Hospital where he later died from his injuries.

There were around 300 to 500 people present at the party.

Authorities have not provided any information on a possible suspect. Anyone with information on this incident is asked to contact the Dover Police Department at (302) 736-7130 or Delaware Crime Stoppers at 1-800-TIP-3333.