Dover Homicide Investigation

Dover, DE- Dover Police are investigating a shooting that led to the death of 29-year-old Walter Pereira.

According to Police, it happened early Thanksgiving morning at around 3:40 a.m.

That’s when Dover Police responded to a home in the unit block of Forest Creek Drive.  Officers found Pereira lying on the ground with gunshot wounds when they got on the scene.

Paramedics attempted life-saving measures before Pereira was transported to a nearby hospital, where he later died.

29-year-old RayVaughn Jones of Dover was later arrested leaving the home where the shooting took place.

Early investigations found that Jones lives at the residence with Pereira, and was arrested on multiple weapon charges, as well as a second-degree conspiracy

This case remains under investigation and police say additional suspects are described as two black males, no further description is available at this time.



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