Update: Two People Shot In Middletown, Both Shot Multiple Times


Middletown – Just after 3:00 this afternoon Middletown Police, along with Trooper 4 (Delaware State Police Aviation), rescue crews from New Castle County Paramedics and the  Volunteer Hose of Middletown responded to Lockwood Street for reports of a shooting.

Reports from the scene indicate that multiple ambulance crews have responded.  Trooper 4 landed near the scene so that flight medic could assist medics on the ground.

Additional reports from the scene indicate that two people were shot and both were transported by ground.  Trooper 4’s medic, along with Townsend Fire Companies C-26 Ambulance crew, is with one patient suffering from multiple wounds,  a Trauma Alert was called for this patient.

The second patient is also suffering from multiple gunshot wounds.

Avoid the area.


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