Double Shooting leaves one dead in Wilmington Wednesday night

Wilmington Police are investigating a fatal shooting incident that left one man dead and another hospitalized.

WILMINGTON (DE):  Wilmington Police are investigating a shooting that occurred around 7:30 p.m. Wednesday night in the 800 block of North Monroe Street.

According to police, officers located a 22-year-old man with gunshot(s) wounds. Police say the victim was transported to a local hospital where he succumbed to his injuries. At the hospital, officers located a 28-year-old man who was also shot at the same location. Police say he is listed in stable condition.

Police did not release any other information but said the incident remains “under investigation and further details will be released when possible.”

Anyone with information about this incident is encouraged to contact Detective Brian Conkey at (302) 576-3660.

You can also provide information to Delaware Crime Stoppers at ‪1-800-TIP-3333‬ or ‪‬.

The Wilmington Police Department Victim Services Unit is available to provide support, information and referrals to those who are victims of crime, and can be reached at ‪(302) 576-3622‬. Additionally, the WPD Youth Response Unit is available to provide free counseling and services to children and their families who have been exposed to potentially traumatizing events, and can be reached at ‪(302) 576-3183‬.

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