Man charged with killing girlfriend's ex-boyfriend

April 26, 2008 3:23:20 PM PDT
New Castle County Police have charged a Newark man with killing his girlfriend's ex-boyfriend during an altercation. It happened just before 11:30 Friday night at the Clearview Ridge Townhomes in Pikes Creek.

Authorities say 29-year-old Sylvester Marchman was visiting his girlfriend when her ex boyfriend forced his way into her home.

The men started fighting. Police say Marchman then went to his car, got a gun and then shot the man to death.

He's being held on $100,000 bail.