Motorcycle Rider Shot In Bear Friday Night


Bear- On November 6, 2020, at approximately 10:23 p.m., a 26-year-old male of Newark, DE, was riding his dirt bike on eastbound Pulaski Highway in the area of Buckley Boulevard when he was shot in the leg, according to Public Information Officer, Master Corporal Heather Pepper.

After being shot, the victim responded to Wawa, located at 1100 Pulaski Highway, and was transported by ambulance to a nearby hospital. The victim was the only person injured during the incident.

At this time, there is no suspect information.

Anyone with information regarding this investigation should call Delaware State Police Troop 2 at 302-834-2620.

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