Man Shot In New Castle Wednesday Night



New Castle- New Castle County Police are currently investigating a shooting that occurred in the community of Dunleith, according to M/Cpl. Heather Carter.

Carter said Wednesday, January 31, 2018, at approximately 10:11 p.m., New Castle County Patrol officers were dispatched to the Wilmington Emergency Room for the report of a 35-year-old man suffering from a gunshot wound to the leg. Patrol officers were dispatched to the Dunleith community and located the scene in the 400 block of Morehouse Dr.

Detectives from the New Castle County Police Criminal Investigation Unit responded to the scene and assumed the investigation.

Anyone with information is asked to contact New Castle County Police at (302) 573-2800.

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