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Happening Now: 16-Year Old Transported To AI DuPont After Being Shot


Wilmington – On Thursday April 20, 2017 at approximately 11:30 a.m., Wilmington Police Department patrol officers responded to the 2900 block of N. Washington Street in reference to a report of a shooting victim.

Upon arrival officers located a 16-year-old black male suffering from a gunshot wound to the left leg. The victim was treated on scene and transported to the AI Dupont Hospital where he is currently in stable condition.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Wilmington Police Detective Division at 302-576-3620

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