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Police Identify 67-Year-Old Man Gunned Down In Wilmington

Police have identified the 67-year-old man that was shot and killed Saturday as James Pinkett of Wilmington.

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Wilmington Police are investigating a fatal shooting incident that occurred at approximately 5:36 p.m. in the 1300 block of East 29th Street.

Police located a 67-year-old male gunshot victim who was taken to the hospital where he was pronounced dead.

Anyone with information about this incident is encouraged to contact Detective Mackenzie Kirlin at (302) 576-3653.

You can also provide information to Delaware Crime Stoppers at ‪1-800-TIP-3333 or ‪

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