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Posted on: June 2, 2014

New Castle County Police Issues “Gold Alert” For Missing Person

New Castle County Police are presently searching for Isaiah Henderson, a 15 year old male who resides in the unit block of Three Rivers Drive Newark, DE.

(Newark– 19702) On Sunday (06/01) night, Henderson was reported missing and police learned that he was last seen leaving his residence at approximately 8:45 p.m., and he has not been seen or heard from since. Henderson is known to frequent the area of Sparrow Run (Newark, DE).

Assisting officers checked the community and the surrounding areas, but they were unsuccessful in their efforts in locating the subject. His medical status is such that there is a real concern for his safety and welfare. Isaiah Henderson is described as being 5’05” tall, 130lbs, with black hair; he has a dyed blonde patch on the top of his head, and brown eyes. Henderson was last seen wearing red pants, white tee shirt with a blue shirt tied around his waist.

Anyone with information pertaining to the whereabouts of Isaiah Henderson is asked to call the New Castle County Police Department at 395-8110. Citizens can submit tips anonymously by going to and following the link for Tips and Alerts. You will be asked for a subject line, the location the tip applies to, and your tip information. You may also attach a photograph. Citizens may also provide text tips by texting the key word NCCPD followed by your tip to 847411 (TIP411). Tipsters may also call Crime Stoppers at (800) TIP-3333.

Citizens who currently have the Smartphone App are encouraged to use the “submit tip” tab to submit tips. Select a topic by using the “drop down” and complete the tips by “clicking submit.” The New Castle County Police Smartphone Application is free to download and available for all iPhone and Android smartphones.

(Photograph not available at this time.)

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