DSP searching for wanted Delmar man

DELMAR, Del. – Delaware State Police are asking for the public’s help locating a Delmar man who is wanted in connection with a recent burglary.

At around 2:45 p.m. on March 29th, troopers responded to a residence in the 34000 block of Hudson Road in Laurel for a reported alarm. Troopers found the rear door damaged but concluded that the suspect fled without taking any items.

Further investigation led troopers to identify the suspect as 27-year-old Josh Shelton. He is currently wanted for burglary second degree dwelling, possession of burglar tools, attempt to commit theft, and criminal mischief.

Anyone with information regarding Shelton’s whereabouts is asked to contact Troop 5 at 302-337-8253 or Delaware Crime Stoppers at 1-800-TIP-3333.

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