Saturday, February 24, 2024
Saturday, February 24, 2024
Saturday, February 24, 2024

Delaware County detectives probe murder of a driver found shot to death behind steering wheel




Sign up with Your Content for the latest updates. Have a story or news tip? Contact our 24/7 newsroom at 833.336.8013 or email us.

Police in Delaware County are searching for the person who shot Shakeem Fearrington, 39, to death in broad daylight Tuesday evening, Your Content has learned.

Officials told Your Content officers from the City of Chester Police Department were dispatched to the area of 10th & Upland Streets for the report of a gunshot victim at approximately 7:17 p.m. Tuesday.

When police arrived they observed a light blue SUV with a shattered rear passenger windowstopped in the middle of the street in the 900 block of Upland Street, Captain James P. Chubb said in a statement.

Inside the vehicle was the victim who was identified as 39-year-old Shakeem Fearrington.

Upon checking the victim, it was learned that he had sustained numerous gunshot wounds to his upper torso.

- Advertisement -

Captain Chubb says police on scene began to render aid and moments later paramedics did arrive on location.

However, the victim did succumb to his injuries, and was pronounced deceased at the scene by Paramedics from Crozer Chester Medical Center.

If anyone has any information regarding this case, they are urged to contact Detective Brian Pot from the City of Chester Police Department at 610-447-8431 or [email protected], or Delaware County Detective David Tyler at 610-891-4197or [email protected].

Your Content is a publication centered around breaking news, trends, and true crime investigations. Sign up to receive our biggest stories as soon as they’re published.

Ohio High School Principal Resigns Amid Sexual Harassment Investigation

Robert Griffiths, the principal of an Ohio high school, has resigned following allegations of...

Serial Bank Robber Arrested in Metro Atlanta Following Multi-Agency Investigation

Dallas, Georgia, police, in conjunction with other law enforcement agencies, have successfully apprehended a...

Search for Armed Robbery Suspect in Maumelle Dollar General

The Pulaski County Sheriff’s Office is requesting public help in identifying a suspect involved...

Birmingham Police Arrest Man as Investigation into Father’s Disappearance Takes a Dark Turn

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. — The Birmingham Police Department has reported a significant development in a...