Police: homicide investigation underway in Dover

DOVER, Del. – Dover Police say they are investigating the shooting death of a Dover woman.

Just after midnight Wednesday, officers responded to the area of S. DuPont Highway and Loockerman Street for a report of a vehicle crash. It was learned that a Dodge Challenger hit a sign on the northwest corner of the intersection, and on arrived, officers found 27-year-old Uniqua Caldwell in the driver’s seat with a gunshot wound to the head.

Caldwell was taken to Kent General Hospital where she was later pronounced dead. Witnesses in the area told police they saw a male and female get out of the vehicle and flee on foot in an eastbound direction.

Anyone with information on this incident is asked to contact Dover PD at 302-736-7130 or Delaware Crime Stoppers at 1-800-TIP-3333.

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