New Castle County Police looking for additional information about theft from home near Fieldstone Golf Club

New Castle County Police are searching for a six- foot mounted elk head that was taken after a party in a home east of Hockessin near Fieldstone Golf Club.

According to a press release, on Monday, Feb. 13, New Castle County Police responded to a home in the unit block of Swallow Hill Road for a criminal mischief report. Officers learned the resident’s daughter held a party on Friday, Feb. 10, with about 50 people in attendance.

Police said that during a walk-through of the home, officers observed multiple holes in the walls and three broken windows.

Also, taken from the home sometime during the party was a six-foot mounted elk head valued at $65,000, police said.

Police are asking anyone with information on the whereabouts of the missing elk head to call (302) 573-2800 or visit the county police website at

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

Tipsters may also call Crime Stoppers at (800) TIP-3333 or visit Facebook at New Castle County Police Department.