Police Investigate a Homicide
Posted on 04/27/2013 4:58 pm
- 600 block of Jefferson Street, Wilmington, Delaware
Date of Occurrence:
- Saturday, April 27, 2013, approximately 12:00 p.m.
- 20 year old male, Wilmington, Delaware (deceased, name withheld pending notification of next of kin)
- 22 year old male, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Police are investigating a homicide that occurred in the 600 block of Jefferson Street. At approximately 12:00 p.m. officers responded to Jefferson Street after receiving a 911 call reporting a shooting.
Arriving officers located a 20 year old male victim in the street with multiple gunshot wounds. He was transported to Christiana Hospital where he was pronounced deceased.
A second male, 22, suffering from multiple gunshot wounds, arrived at Wilmington Hospital via a private vehicle.
This subject was transferred to Christiana Hospital by ambulance and is listed in critical condition.
The investigation is ongoing.
Anyone with information can call:
- Detective Shane Sowden at (302) 576-3606.
- 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.