The shooting took place in the 200 block of David Hall Road

The Delaware State Police are investigating an incident in which shots were fired at a Rodney Village home early Saturday.

Division spokeswoman Master Cpl. Melissa Jaffe said the incident took place at 2:32 a.m. Jan. 20 in the 200 block of David Hall Road.

Two people in the home, an 83-year-old woman, and her 53-year-old son were asleep when they were awakened by loud banging noises and the sound of breaking glass.

They found two shots had been fired at their home; one went through a window pane and lodged in a recliner; the other entered near the front door and was found embedded in a wood stove.

Neither individual was hurt and there are no suspects, Jaffe said.

Anyone with information about this incident is asked to contact Troop 3 at 302-644-5020.

Information also may be provided by calling Delaware Crime Stoppers at 800-TIP-3333, via the Internet at, or by sending a text to 274637 (CRIMES), starting the message with the keyword “DSP.”