Three Dead, Child Hospitalized In Murder Suicide Monday


Wilmington Police are investigating a fatal shooting incident that occurred at approximately 8:23 p.m. Monday in the 1100 block of West 2nd Street.

Police located a 30-year-old female gunshot victim and a 19-year-old female gunshot victim, who were located at the scene and had succumbed to their injuries. Police also located a 12-year-old female gunshot victim, who arrived at the hospital in stable condition.

The suspect in this incident, a 32-year-old male, was found dead at the scene from an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound. This incident is believed to have been domestic in nature, police said..

Barricaded Subject - DelDOT
Barricaded Subject - DelDOT

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