Man Shot During Argument
Posted on 07/21/2013 3:03 pm
- 300 block North Clayton Street, Wilmington, Delaware
Date of Occurrence:
- Sunday, July 21, 2013, approximately 12:14 p.m.
- 30 year old male, Wilmington, Delaware
- Black male, 20’s, 5’3” to 5’5”, 130-150 lbs., grey tank top, khaki capris
Police are investigating a shooting that occurred in the 300 block of North Clayton Street.
At approximately 12:14 p.m. Sunday, officers responded to the block after receiving a 911 call reporting a shooting. Arriving officers located a 30 year old male victim walking in the 600 block of North Clayton Street, suffering from a gunshot wound to his left calf.
Preliminary investigation indicates that the victim engaged in an argument with the suspect, a black male in his 20’ , 5’3” to 5’5”, 130-150 lbs., wearing a grey tank top and khaki capris. During the argument the suspect displayed a handgun and shot the victim. The victim was transported by police to Wilmington Hospital where he was treated and released.
The investigation is ongoing. Anyone with information can call:
- Detective Joseph Cooper at (302) 576-3634.
- Wilmington Police Confidential Tip Line at (302) 576-3990.
- Delaware Crime Stoppers at 1-800-TIP-3333 (1-800-847-3333) or online at www.tipsubmit.com.