Police ID suspect in New Castle fatal triple shooting

NEW CASTLE, Del. (WPVI) -- New Castle County police have identified the man who allegedly opened fire on a neighbor and her son before turning the gun on himself Tuesday night.

Police were called at approximately 5:53 p.m. Tuesday to the unit block of Harlech Hall at the Foxwood Apartments for a burglary in progress.

Investigators say evidence suggests that 41-year-old Jason Brunson shot his 40-year-old neighbor and her 19-year-old son after forcibly entering their apartment.

Brunson was pronounced dead at the scene from an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound.

The mother and son were transported to Christiana Hospital for treatment of multiple gunshot wounds and are currently listed in stable condition.

Anyone with information should contact the New Castle County Police Department at 302-395-8110.
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