Police Investigate Shooting

Posted on  06/21/2013 10:59 pm


  • 700 block East 22nd Street, Wilmington, Delaware

Date of Occurrence:

  • Friday, June 21, 2013, approximately 7:18 p.m.


  • 42-year-old male, Wilmington, Delaware


  • None


Police are investigating a shooting that occurred this evening in the 700 block of East 22nd Street.

Officers responded to the block after receiving a 911 call reporting a shooting. Arriving officers located the victim, a 42-year-old male, in the street suffering from a gunshot wound to his right hip. An initial investigation indicates that the victim was standing in the block when he was shot by an unknown suspect. The victim was transported to Christiana Hospital via ambulance and is listed in stable condition.

Anyone with information can call:

  • Detective Justin Kreysa at (302) 576-3646.
  • 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.