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17-Year-Old Found Shot In Wilmington Early Friday

Wilmington Police are investigating a shooting incident that occurred at approximately 2:32 a.m. in the 600 block of North Franklin Street.

Police located a 17-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, police said Friday monring.

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Anyone with information about this incident is encouraged to contact Detective Joran Merced at (302) 576-3637.


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