Police Investigate a Shooting

Posted on  07/07/2013 5:37 pm

Location:

  • 2100 block North Pine Street, Wilmington, Delaware

Date of Occurrence:

  • Saturday, July 6, 2013 approximately 10:30 p.m.

Victim:

  • 27 year old male, Waldorf, Maryland

Suspect:

  • Unknown

Summary:

Police are investigating a shooting that occurred in the 2100 block of North Pine Street.

At approximately 10:30 p.m. officers responded to the 700 block of East 22nd Street after receiving a 911 call reporting a shooting. Arriving officers located a 27 year old male victim suffering from a gunshot wound to the right side of his rib cage.
An initial investigation indicates that the victim was standing in the 2100 block of Pine Street when he heard gunshots and realized he was hit. The suspect then ran to a family member’s house in the 700 block of East 22nd Street and contacted police.

There is no suspect information. The victim was transported to Christiana Hospital by ambulance and is listed in stable condition.

The investigation is ongoing. Anyone with information can call:

  • Detective Randy Nowell at (302) 576-3632.
  • 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.