Gunfire Sends One To Trauma Center

Wilmington Police are investigating a shooting, which occurred in the 100 block of E. 24th Streets at approximately 10:59 am yesterday, according to authorities.

Officials said upon their arrival, officers located a 31-year old male, who sustained a gunshot wound.

The victim was treated on scene and transported to the hospital where he is listed in stable condition.

Anyone with information regarding this incident may contact DELAWARE CRIME STOPPERS at 1-800-TIP-3333 or via their website:

Statement From WPD

“Wilmington Police are currently investigating a shooting, which occurred at approximately 10:59 am at 24th and Carter Streets.

This is an on-going investigation and further updates will be provided as they become available.”

Breaking Report

Wilmington -At around 11:00 am, this morning, Wilmington Police. along with medics responded to the area of 25th and Market Street for reports of a shooting.

Upon arrival, crews reported that one patient was found suffering from what appears to be bullet wounds.

The patient is currently en route to an area hospital’s trauma center.


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