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Vehicular Homicide Arrest 7-23-2019

Incident/Complaint#:  50-19-22759

Date/Time:  Friday, July 19th, 2019 at 9:02PM

Location:  East Water Street, East of New Castle Avenue, Dover, DE

Officer Releasing Information:   M/Cpl. Mark Hoffman, Public Information Officer


The Dover Police Department has arrested 32-year-old Simone Fassett in connection with a Vehicular Homicide that occurred on Friday, July 19th.  At approximately 9:02PM, Fassett struck Antron Raisin (35) and another male victim with a 2009 Nissan Murano following a dispute between both victim’s and Fassett’s boyfriend, Andre Singletary.  During the dispute, Singletary had also displayed a large knife and threatened one of the victims.  

Fassett then struck both victim’s with her vehicle and fled the scene. 

Antron Raisin later succumbed to his injuries while receiving treatment at a nearby hospital.  The second victim in this case was treated and released with non-life threatening injuries. 

Detectives located the vehicle on July 20th, 2019 at a family member’s residence in Rock Hall, Maryland and arrested Simone Fassett without incident.

Andre Singletary was also arrested for his role in the dispute without incident.  

Simone Fassett was committed to Baylor Women’s Correctional Institution in default of $20,000 secured bond on the following offenses:
-Vehicular Homicide 2nd Degree
-Assault 2nd Degree

Andre Singletary was committed to SCI in default of $35,000 secured bond on the following offenses:
-Possession of Deadly Weapon During Commission of Felony
-Aggravated Menacing
-Reckless Endangering 1st Degree
-Possession of Deadly Weapon by Person Prohibited

Andre Singletary
Simone Fassett