Wilmington man injured in random shooting

WILMINGTON, Del. (WPVI) -- Police believe a 31-year-old man was randomly struck by a bullet and injured in Wilmington, Delaware Wednesday evening.

The incident happened just before 8:00 p.m. on the 800 block of Kirkwood Street.

Patrol officers and K-9 units were in the area when gunshots were fired.

They say within a minute the victim was found with a gunshot wound to his right leg.

He was treated by medics at the scene and then taken to Christiana Hospital in stable condition.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the police at 302-576-3668.
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