Micheal Wilson, 44, wanted for felony home improvement fraud

The New Castle County Police are currently searching for Michael Wilson, a 44-year-old with no known address. He is suspected of home improvement fraud in the Bear area.

On Monday, Aug. 11, at approximately 7:00 p.m., New Castle County Police responded to the 1300 block of Donna Marie Way in Waterford Trailer Park for a fraud report. Officers arrived and made contact with the 72-year-old victim and learned he hired Wilson to complete a home improvement project. The victim reported Wilson failed to start the project after receiving money to start.

Officers have attempted to locate Wilson, but have been unsuccessful in their efforts. Wilson may be in the area of Fairwinds Trailer Park or motels along Route 13 and 40.

Michael Wilson is wanted for felony home improvement fraud. Police are asking that if you know the whereabouts of Michael Wilson to please contact the New Castle County Police Department (Attn: Officer J. Smith) at (302) 395-8172. Citizens can also visit our website to submit tips at nccpd.com.

Tipsters may also call Crime Stoppers at (800) TIP-3333 or visit us on Facebook at “New Castle County Police Department.” Citizens who currently have the smartphone application are encouraged to use the “submit tip” tab to submit tips. Select a topic by using the “drop down” menu 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.