Police investigate after Lincoln man dies from gunshot

July 11, 2019

Delaware State Police are investigating after a man was shot in Lincoln July 10, and he later died.

Police went to a home in the 15000 block of Winner Circle at 8:26 p.m. and found Brian D. Chirdon, 34, suffering from a gunshot wound, said Master Cpl. Melissa Jaffe of the Delaware State Police. The man was transported to Bayhealth Sussex Campus in Milford, and later transferred to Christiana Hospital where he died, she said. 

Jaffe said there is no threat or concern for the public’s safety at this time; police continue to investigate the incident.

Anyone with information regarding this incident is asked to contact Sgt. Yeich at 302-741-2703, Delaware Crime Stoppers at 1-800-TIP-3333 or at

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