Ellendale man wanted by state police
Delaware State Police is searching for Louis A. Tunnell, 31 of Ellendale, who is wanted on two counts of endangering the welfare of a child and one count of offensive touching.
The charges stem from a domestic incident that occurred Feb. 12, around 7:30 p.m. at a residence on the 13000 block of South Old State Road in Ellendale. In the incident, Tunnell and his 33-year-old girlfriend were allegedly involved in a physical altercation outside their home. Tunnell reportedly punched the victim in the face and then fled the area.
Tunnell is also wanted by the Milford Police Department on criminal impersonation charges that occurred in September 2013 as well as capiases out of Sussex County Court of Common Pleas and Kent County Family Court.
If anyone has any information on the whereabouts of Louis Tunnell, they are asked to contact Troop 7 at 302-644-5020 or by utilizing the Delaware State Police Mobile Crime Tip Application available to download at www.delaware.gov/apps/. Information may also be provided by calling Delaware Crime Stoppers at 1-800-TIP-3333, via the internet at www.tipsubmit.com or by sending an anonymous tip by text to 274637 (CRIMES) using the keyword "DSP."