Two injured , one critically following Wednesday night shooting

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Wilmington Police are investigating a shooting incident that injured two people Wednesday night.

WILMINGTON (DE) BY DIGITAL STAFF: Two people were injured during a Wednesday night shooting, one critically, Wilmington Police said in a news release this morning.

Police say officers were dispatched around 10:00 p.m. to the 2300 block of Carter Street for a report of a shooting.

Officers located a 22-year-old female gunshot victim, who was transported to the hospital in critical condition. Police also located a 46-year-old male gunshot victim, who was transported to the hospital in stable condition. 

Police gave no other details about the shooting but said the incident remained under investigation and further details will be released when possible.

Anyone with information about this incident is encouraged to contact Detective Michael Hayman at (302) 576-3693. 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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