One Shot Near School Tuesday, Principal’s Window Struck

Rescue crews, along with Wilmington Police, were dispatched to the area of East 22nd Street and North Church Street following reports of a shooting incident.

Upon arrival, officers found a 17-year-old male suffering from gunshot wounds. The victim has been transported to a trauma center by ambulance.

Officers checked the nearby Thomas Edison Charter School and reportedly discovered that a stray bullet had gone through the window of a principal’s office. The school is approximately a block away from the scene. There were no injuries reported at the school.

Crime scene techs and Detectives have responded to both locations and are currently investigating the incident.

This is a developing story.

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