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Man, 19, Critically Wounded In Saturday Morning Shooting

Wilmington Police are investigating a shooting incident that occurred at approximately 7:50 a.m. in the 600 block of West 5th Street.

Police located a 19-year-old male gunshot victim, who was transported to the hospital and is listed in critical 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 Matthew Geiser at (302) 576-3667.

You can also provide information to Delaware Crime Stoppers at 1-800-TIP-3333 or

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