NEW CASTLE, Del. (CBS) — Police announce a woman has been charged in the shooting death of a 19-year-old college student in Rutledge, Delaware.
Cheryl Jennings,46, of New Castle has been charged w/the death of Malcolm Evans,19. pic.twitter.com/AfUupsp8at
— NewCastleCountyPD (@NCCPD_DE) August 26, 2016
Authorities say Malcolm Evans was fatally shot on July 9 when he was on his way to work.READ MORE: Mount Laurel Police Searching For Missing 6-Year-Old Grace Craytor Reportedly Taken By Mother Without Consent
“Malcolm Evans was my beautiful, loving, humble sweet son and I can’t tell you all.. the hole we all have in our hearts.He was just a wonderful, wonderful kid,” the victim’s mother said.
Detective found Evans at the wheel of his vehicle with a single gunshot wound to his upper body.READ MORE: No Toll Hikes On Delaware Port Authority Bridges In 2022
The victim was a Delaware State University student.
The victim had no criminal record and no involvement in drugs, according to police.MORE NEWS: Missing 6-Year-Old Found Safe, Stolen Vehicle Found In Checkers Parking Lot, Police Say
No word on a motive for the shooting.