Four People Shot In Wilmington On Saturday, Police Release Some Details

Wilmington Police are investigating a shooting incident that occurred at approximately 5:37 p.m. at the intersection of 27th and Tatnall Streets.

Police located four gunshot victims at the scene. A 15-year-old male, a 21-year-old female, and a 21-year-old male were transported to the hospital for treatment of minor injuries and were listed in stable condition. An 18-year-old male was transported in serious but stable condition.

This incident remains under investigation and further details will be released when possible.

Anyone with information about this incident is encouraged to contact Detective Justin Kane at (302) 576-3961.

Breaking Report

Wilmington -Rescue crews from the Wilmington Fire Department, medics and Wilmington Police are responding to 26th and Tatnall for reports of a shooting with multiple patients.

Early reports indicate that two people are may be down and a third victim may be shot as well.

Updated reports indicate that a four victim may have been shot as well

Trooper 4 is en route to the scene as well.


Trooper 4 has been recalled.

Two patients have been transported to the trauma center. It’s believed that a third patient has been transported to an area children’s hospital.

No update on a possible 4th victim at this time.


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