Delaware State Police Beat: Troopers Investigate Frederica Area Attempted Home Invasion

Preliminary investigation reveals the incident occurred at approximately 9:05 p.m. Monday April 27, 2015 as a 37-year-old male victim had just returned home to his residence, located in the 100 block of Jury Drive, and was attempting to open the door to his house. He was quickly approached from behind by male subject who began rummaging through his pockets and removed an undisclosed amount of money. The suspect then struck the victim in the back of the head with a handgun causing him to fall to the ground.