Happening Now: Crews Rushing To Second Shooting Of The Day

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Wilmington – Rescue crews are responding to reports of a shooting on Lancaster Avenue in Wilmington.

Update: Crews are transporting the patient to the Trauma Center with a police escort.


This is the second shooting of the day. At approximately 9:12, this morning police responded to a report of a shooting in the 600 block of West 8th Street for reports that two people had been shot. Upon arrival, crews reported that one patient was shot in the leg and the other patient was suffering from an ankle injury, not a gunshot wound.

The male shooting victim was treated at the scene and transported to the Wilmington Hospital.

That victim is currently listed in stable condition.

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