Fifty-Year-Old Man Shot And Killed In Wilmington


The Wilmington Police Department has identified the man shot and killed this morning as  50-year-old Sean Spencer of Wilmington.

Anyone with information is being asked to contact Det. Mary Quinn @ (302) 576-3651 or Delaware Crime Stoppers @ 1-800-TIP-3333 or at their website DELAWARECRIMESTOPPERS.ORG.

Breaking Report

Wilmington – Just before 3:00 this morning, July 18, 2018, officers with the Wilmington Police Department responded to the 800 block of W. 5th Street regarding a shooting.

Upon arrival, officers found a 50-year-old male suffering from a gunshot wound to his torso. He was transported to Christiana Hospital where he was pronounced dead.

Wilmington Detectives are currently on scene, and the investigation is ongoing.

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