Man shot in Wilmington's West Center City area

A 24-year-old man was sent to the hospital after being shot in the leg on Wilmington's West Center City area on Monday, police said.

It happened about 6:25 p.m. in the area of West Fifth and North Madison streets near the William "Hicks" Anderson Community Center.

Officers responding to a 911 call for shots fired found the man, who was suffering from a gunshot wound to his leg, police said.

The victim was taken to Christiana Hospital, where his condition was unknown, police said.

No suspect information was provided by police Monday night.

Anyone with information can call the Wilmington Police Criminal Investigations Division at (302) 576-3620 or the Confidential Tip Line at (302) 576-3990.

Tips can also be submitted to Delaware CrimeStoppers at 1 (800) TIP-3333 or online at www.tipsubmit.com.






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