Man shot after opening door in Wilmington

November 27, 2013 1:51:52 AM PST
Police say a man was shot after opening his door in Wilmington, Delaware early Wednesday morning.

The incident happened around midnight on the 700 block of East 5th Street.

A man was answering a knock at the door when someone opened fire, police say.

The suspect fled the scene after the shooting. The victim was shot in the groin and rushed to the hospital in serious condition.

No word on who shot him or why.

Police are investigating.