Police: Man Rushed To Hosptial By Friend After Being Shot In Dover

The Dover Police Department is investigating a shooting that left a 38-year-old male injured as he was leaving the Allure Night Club Parking Lot, 865 N. DuPont Highway, according to M/Cpl. Mark Hoffman, Public Information Officer.

Hoffman said Dover Police were notified by staff at a nearby hospital that a gunshot victim had arrived by private vehicle to the emergency room.

Officers learned that as the victim was leaving Allure Night Club Sunday, June 2nd, 2019 at 1:57 AM, he observed a group of people arguing, and heard gunfire.

At that time, the victim was struck in the upper torso and was then transported to the hospital by a friend. The victim’s injuries were considered non-life threatening.

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