Wilmington Police Update This Afternoon’s Shooting


Wilmington Police are investigating a shooting incident that occurred at approximately 4:10 p.m. in the 600 block of Taylor Street.

Police located a 20-year-old male gunshot victim who was transported to the hospital and is listed in 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 Joseph Wicks at (302) 576-3654.

Breaking Report

Wilmington – Rescue crews are responding to the 600 block of Taylor Street for reports of a shooting.

Early indications are that one person has been shot and is en route to an area hospital.

The incident is believed to have occurred less than 300 feet from Bancroft Elementary School.


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