UNSOLVED: HOMICIDE: DELAWARE: Lanetta Mills

UNSOLVED: HOMICIDE: DELMAR, DELAWARE

On November 19th, 1966 just after midnight, Lanetta R. Mills, 26, was murdered by 3 masked robbers who broke into her mobile home in Delmar.

She shared the home with her boyfriend and 4 children. She had been lying in bed with her 16-month-old son when she was shot. Her infant was unharmed.

Lanetta was 2 months pregnant at the time, making this a double homicide.

This incident was one of 7 home invasions in only 2 months. 3 of these home invasions ended in death. Police were unable to determine if any of these events were related.

Anyone with information regarding this case should contact Crime Stoppers at (800) TIP-3333 or visit their website at www.Delaware.Crimestoppersweb.com

You can also contact cold case detective Mark Ryde at Mark.Ryde@state.de.us #Unsolved #UnsolvedHomicide #Murder #DoubleHomicide #TrueCrime #Delaware


Unfortunately, no photo of Lanetta Mills could be found

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