One killed in overnight Wilmington shooting

July 4, 2011 3:47:40 AM PDT
A man is dead after an overnight shooting in Wilmington, Delaware

It happened around 10:45 p.m. Sunday at 9th and Kirkwood streets.

Police say the victim, only identified as a 23-year-old man, was shot in the chest.

He was rushed to the hospital an pronounced dead a short time later.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Detective Malcolm Stoddard at 302-576-3641.