Police Investigate Shooting

Posted on  02/18/2013 4:48 pm


  • 800 block West 5th Street, Wilmington, Delaware

Date of Occurrence:

  • Monday, February 18, 2013, at 3:40 p.m.


  • Unknown male


  • 24 year old Black male, of Wilmington, Delaware


Wilmington Police investigate a shooting that occurred on the 800 block of West 5th Street.   

Monday afternoon at 3:40 p.m., Wilmington Police responded to the 800 block of West 5th Street in reference to a call for shots fired in which the victim sustained a gunshot wound to the abdomen.

The victim was transported to Christiana Hospital by ambulance. The victim is listed in serious but stable condition.

The investigation is ongoing.

Anyone with information can call:

  • Detective Patrick Conner at (302) 576-3630.
  • 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.