Police Investigating Shooting Incident in Wilmington: 14-Year-Old Victim in Stable Condition

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WILMINGTON, DE — The Wilmington Police has initiated an investigation into a shooting incident that took place on Wednesday at around 5:03 p.m., near the intersection of West 23rd and North Jefferson Streets.

During the incident, a 14-year-old male sustained a gunshot wound and was promptly transported to the hospital in a stable condition. Currently, authorities are refraining from revealing any further details regarding the victim. The investigation into this unfortunate incident is ongoing.

If you have any information pertaining to this incident, we urge you to kindly contact Detective John O’Connor Jr. at 302-576-3619. Alternatively, information can also be provided to Delaware Crime Stoppers at 1-800-TIP-3333 or through delawarecrimestoppers.org.

Information is subject to change at any time as additional details may emerge. Information, a criminal complaint, or an arrest is not a declaration of guilt. A suspect, arrestee, or defendant is presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.


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