Police: Shooting suspects flee in Wilmington

November 6, 2009 7:22:23 PM PST
Wilmington Police are investigating a shooting that left a man critically wounded.

The shooting happened in the 200 block of South Jackson Street shortly after 9:00 p.m. Friday.

Police were responding to a report of a shooting when they found a man in his 20s lying on the street with a bullet wound to his chest.

Medics rushed the man to Christiana Medical Center for treatment.

Police at the scene say the man was shot after he confronted a group of other men about leaning on a pickup truck.

One man in the group opened fire and then the group fled.

Police scoured the area, but were not able to locate the group.


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