New Castle County Police have now identified a body found Monday morning on Delaview Avenue in Brandywine Hundred.
Paramedics and police were called to the scene just before 8 a.m.; 43-year-old Wayne Cappelli of Claymont was pronounced dead at the scene and police have now ruled his death a homicide.
An autopsy by the State Medical Examiner determined Cappelli had significant blunt force trauma to his upper body. Police say they believe Cappelli died Saturday night, after being assaulted.
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