Reports: Shooting Suspect Barricaded In Wilmington Row Home

Just after 10:00 Saturday morning Wilmington Police and rescue crews responded to a shooting at the intersection of 5th Street and Jefferson Street.

Responding crews found one patient who was shot in the upper body. It’s not clear how badly the person is injured.

Sources tell FSU that police have surrounded a row home where the suspect in the shooting is believed to be held up.

A second ambulance responded to the 500 block of 4th street for a second person that was injured in relation to this incident.


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