Police Investigate Shooting

Posted on  02/08/2013 3:54 pm


  • 2300 block West 4th Street, Wilmington, Delaware

Date of Occurrence:

  • Friday, February 8, 2013, at 3:22 a.m.


  • Unknown male, wearing all dark clothing


  • 19 year old Black male, of Wilmington, Delaware


Wilmington Police investigate a shooting that occurred on the 2300 block of West 4th Street.

Early Friday morning at 3:22 a.m., Wilmington Police responded to Saint Francis Hospital’s Emergency Room in reference to a gunshot victim. The investigation revealed that the victim was driving on the 2300 block of West 4th Street when an unknown man, wearing dark clothing, began shooting at his vehicle striking the victim in his back. The victim drove himself to Saint Francis for treatment. The victim was transported to Christiana Hospital from Saint Francis by ambulance. The victim is listed in stable condition.

The investigation is ongoing.

Anyone with information can call:

  • 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.