Police Identify Man Gunned Down Tuesday Morning

Wilmington Police are investigating a fatal shooting incident that occurred at approximately 1:31 a.m. Tuesday morning in the 300 block of West 6th Street.

Police said they located a 28-year-old William Parker Jr. of Edgemoor, suffering from gunshot wounds. He was transported to an area hospital where he succumbed to his injuries, officials said Tuesday.

Anyone with information about this incident is encouraged to contact Detective Matthew Reiss at (302) 576-3649.

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