Monday, September 1, 2014 - 1:32pm
Fatal shooting victims ID'd; investigators seek clues
Wilmington police have identified the victims of two fatal weekend shootings, but investigators are still looking for other information about the crimes.
Officers responding to a 9-1-1 call from Wilmington Hospital around 12:45 Sunday morning learned 23-year-old Brian Irby was undergoing emergency surgery.
Irby later died.
Around 2 AM, officers acting on a report of shots fired found 33-year-old Howard Watkins at 27th and Tatnall Streets--he'd been shot 3 times and was taken to Christiana Hospital, where he died.
Anyone with information can call city detectives or Crimestoppers.
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