A 19-year-old man was shot to death in the Sparrow Run community Wednesday night, New Castle County Police announced Thursday. 

According to authorities, officers were dispatched to the unit block of Raven Turn in the Bear area around 11:45 p.m. on March 6, 2019, and found the victim suffering from a gunshot wound in an undisclosed location on his body. 

The victim succumbed to his injuries despite life-saving measures performed by the responding officers. 

Anyone with information regarding this incident is urged to contact New Castle County Police Det. David DiNardo at 302.395.8110 or 302.573.2800, or Delaware Crime Stoppers at 1.800.TIP.3333.