Suspect sought in shooting death of Delaware man

- Police have identified the man they say is responsible for fatally shooting a 41-year-old man in Evesham Township.

Around 8 p.m. on Friday, troopers responded to the 2100 block of Mill Park Drive, where they found a man suffering from gunshot wounds on the side of the road.

The victim, later identified as Corey Bailey of Bridgeville, was transported to a local hospital where he was pronounced dead.

Further investigation led detectives to identify 28-year-old Mcarther Risper Jr., of Bridgeville, as the suspected gunman.

Risper currently has warrants out for his arrest. 

This is an ongoing investigation.

Anyone with information regarding Risper and his whereabouts is urged to contact Detective Csapo at (302) 741-2729. Information may also be provided by calling Delaware Crime Stoppers at 1-800-TIP-3333 or provided online.

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