Police: Man Shot In Hand During Robbery Attempt

Wilmington – On Wednesday June 28, 2017 at approximately 8:25 p.m. Wilmington Police patrol units responded to the St. Francis Hospital in reference to a shooting victim.

Upon arrival to the hospital officers located a 40-year-old black male suffering a gunshot wound to the hand. The victim advised he was shot during a robbery attempt in the area of 9th and Jefferson Streets. The victim is currently in stable condition.

Anyone with information on this incident is asked to call Det. Joran Merced at 302-576-3637. Additionally, anyone with information on this incident can contact Delaware Crime Stoppers at 1-800-TIP-3333 or www.delawarecrimestoppers.org

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