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Man Dies after Milton Home Invasion

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MILTON, Del.- Delaware State Police have identified the victim who was assaulted during a home invasion-style robbery.

Police say it happened at home on the 17000 block of Pettyjohn Road in  Milton on November 20.

Police say the victim, 78-year-old James Green, was pronounced dead on December 2 at the Christiana Hospital. Police say Green had been admitted since the incident. The Division of Forensic Sciences has conducted an autopsy and has ruled the death a homicide due to blunt force trauma.

The Delaware State Police Homicide Unit has assumed the investigation and will continue to conduct interviews as well as examine physical evidence in order to attempt to determine the circumstances surrounding this incident. No suspect information has been developed at this time.

If anyone has any information in reference to this incident, they are asked to contact Detective Jon King at 302-698-8561. Information may also be provided by calling Delaware Crime Stoppers at 1-800-TIP-3333, via the internet at http://www.delaware.crimestoppersweb.com, or by sending an anonymous tip by text to 274637 (CRIMES) using the keyword “DSP.”

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