28-year-old Mcarthur Risper arrested.
On Monday, May 14, 28-year-old Mcarthur Risper turned himself in at Delaware State Police Troop 5, where he was charged with first-degree murder, first-degree conspiracy and two counts of possession of a firearm during the commission of a felony. He was committed to Sussex Correctional Institution on $1,045,000 secured bond.
Delaware State Police are investigating a fatal shooting that occurred Friday night in Bridgeville.
The investigation began on Friday, May 11, at 8:20 p.m., when troopers were dispatched to the 21000 block of Mill Park Drive for a report of a shooting and found a male on the side of the road with apparent gunshot wounds. The victim, identified as 41-year-old Corey Bailey of Bridgeville, was transported to a local hospital by EMS, where he was pronounced deceased.
Through investigative measures, detectives were able to identify a suspect: 28-year-old Mcarthur M. Risper, Jr. of Bridgeville. Risper currently has active warrants for first-degree murder, first-degree conspiracy and two counts of possession of a firearm during the commission of a felony.
This incident continues to remain under investigation by the homicide unit. If anyone has any information in reference to the whereabouts of Risper or pertaining to this case, they are asked to contact Detective M. Csapo at 302-741-2729. Information may also be provided by calling Delaware Crime Stoppers at 1-800-TIP-3333 or via the internet at www.delaware.crimestoppersweb.com.