Wilmington police investigate double homicide

Wilmington police are investigating a double homicide on the 2200 block of Lamotte Street.

Police were called for a 'check on the welfare' around 1 p.m. Monday. According to police, they located a 29-year-old female who appeared to have been shot in the head and a 43-year old male who appeared to have been shot, stabbed and beaten. Both victims appeared to have been deceased for a few days. At this time, the circumstances are unknown. The identities of both victims have not been confirmed.

This is an on-going investigation. If anyone has an information regarding this incident they are asked to contact Detective Brian Conkey, or they may contact DELAWARE CRIME STOPPERS at 1-800-TIP-3333, or via email: delawarecrimestoppers.org