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17-Year-Old In Critical Condition After Being Shot In The Neck


Wilmington Police are currently investigating a shooting, which occurred in the 1100 block of W. 3rd Street, at approximately 10:30 pm, last night.

The victim in this incident is a 17-year-old male, who sustained a gunshot wound to his neck. He was treated on scene by New Castle County paramedics then transported to the Christiana Hospital where he is listed in critical condition.

This is an on-going investigtation. Anyone with information may call DELAWARE CRIME STOPPERS at 1-800-TIP-3333, or via their website:


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