A 17-Year-Old Wilmington Boy succumbed to his injuries at a local hospital police say.
WILMINGTON (DE): Wilmington Police say they are investigating a fatal shooting that has claimed the life of another teen in Wilmington’s east side. The shooting incident also injured a 23-year-old man.
Police say it was just after 10:30 Pm Monday night when they were called to the 800 block of North Pine Street in Wilmington’s East side for a report of a shooting. When officers arrived at the scene, they located the teen and a 23-year-old man with gunshot injuries. The 23-year-old man survived the shooting and was transported to a local hospital in critical condition., police say.
This marks the second shooting incident in Wilmington this week.
Around 1:15 am police were called to the 2400 block of Washington Street for another shooting. An 18-year-old was found with gunshot wounds and transported to a local hospital in stable condition., police say.
Last week, seven people were shot including three teens. All the victims survived and are expected to make a full recovery.