One Dead, One In Stable Condition After Double Shooting In Wilmington

The Wilmington Police Departments has released details regarding the double shooting we first told you about last night.

Police say that on Wednesday, March 6, at approximately 9:54 p.m., they received reports of shots fired in the area of the 700 block of Tatnall Street. Officers on directed patrol nearby responded to the scene and located two victims.

The first victim, a 29-year-old Dover man, was transported to the hospital where he was later pronounced dead.

The second victim, a 29-year-old Philadelphia woman, was transported to the hospital for treatment and was listed in stable condition.

This is an ongoing investigation and updates will be shared when they are available.

Anyone with information about this incident is encouraged to contact Detective Matt Geiser at (302) 576-3667.

Breaking Report

Wilmington – Rescue crews are responding to 7th and Tatnell for reports of a shooting with multiple injuries.

Crews are reporting that one patient is seriously wounded and that a second patient is wounded in the leg.

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