Police: Bar Fight Leaves One Man Shot Late Friday, Investigation Underway


An investigation is underway after an overnight shooting at a local area bar.

Detectives with the Delaware State Police are investigating the shooting that occurred just before 10:20 Friday evening at “The Woodshed”, 22588 Bridgeville Highway, a local area bar and package store in Seaford.

Officials said that Troopers arrived to find the 41-year-old man suffering from gunshot wounds. Troopers learned that the incident may have stemmed from an altercation with another subject.

The man was transported from the scene by EMS to a local area hospital where he is listed in stable condition at this time.

The incident remains under investigation and further details will be released when possible. Anyone with information is asked to contact Detective K. Archer of the Troop 4 Major Crimes Unit by calling 302-752-3791.

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