Wilmington Police Update Church Street Shooting


Wilmington Police are currently investigating a shooting that occurred at approximately 7:20 pm at 35th and Church Street.

The 19-year-old male victim sustained a gun shot wound to his leg. He was treated on scene by New Castle County paramedics before  he was air lifted by medivac to the Christiana Hospital, where he is currently listed in stable condition.

Breaking Report

Wilmington – Crews from the Wilmington Fire Department, along with Wilmington Police, New Castle County Paramedics and Trooper 4 have responded to North Church Street for reports of a shooting.

Trooper 4 has landed a few blocks away, near Wilmington Fire Department Station # 3. Medics are packaging the patient for transport.

Trooper 4 will transport the patient shortly.


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