Dover Police are investigating a shooting that took place at the Whatcoat Apartments on Feb. 1.
The Dover Police Department is currently investigating a murder that took place on Friday Feb. 1. A group of subjects were seated on the front steps of the Whatcoat Apartments at 992 Whatcoat Drive, in Dover, when a dark colored vehicle entered the complex and drove past them. The vehicle then made a U-turn and stopped in front of building 992. The suspects in the vehicle opened fire on the group seated on the steps. The vehicle then fled the area. Victim Imeer Waddell 18, of Dover, was shot in the head and was transported to Bayhealth- Kent General Hospital. He later died as a result of his injury. Another 19-year-old man was shot in the right arm and was treated and released. There is no known motive for the shooting at this time. Anyone with information is asked to contact the Dover Police Department at (302)736-7111.Callers may remain anonymous. Tips can also be submitted to law enforcement through tip lines maintained by Delaware Crime Stoppers at 1-800-TIP-3333 or on-line at www.tipsubmit.com