Teen shot in Wilmington homicide

January 30, 2009 12:17:48 PM PST
Wilmington Police detectives and patrol are investigating a homicide on 27th & Claymont Streets. The incident occurred today at 12:40 p.m.

Preliminary details reveal that an approximately 17 - 18 year old male was shot on the street.

A community notification (commonly known as a reverse 911) has been made and detectives are going door to door looking for information.

Updates will be issued as information becomes available.

Anyone with information can call Wilmington Police detectives at 302-576-3620.

Callers may remain anonymous. Tips may also be forwarded to law enforcement through tip lines maintained by Delaware Crime Stoppers at 1-800-TIP-333 3 or on line at www.tipsubmit.com.

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