Man shot in Wilmington's Trinity Vicinity

By Tom Lehman 3:18pm, August 14, 2014 - Updated 6:02am, August 15, 2014
A 21-year-old man was shot Thursday night in Wilmington's Trinity Vicinity, city police said.

Officers were called to the 900 block of North Adams Street about 9:05 p.m. for reports of shots fired, Master Sgt. Donald Bluestein said.

Upon arriving, they found a man who suffered a gunshot would to his left hand, Bluestein said.

The preliminary investigation found the victim had been walking in the area when he heard gunshots. He started to run from where he thought the gunfire originated and was shot in the left hand, Bluestein said.

The man was taken to Wilmington Hospital, where he was listed in stable condition.

No suspects had been identified as of Thursday night, Bluestein said.

Anyone with information can call Detective Quinn at (302) 576-3651, the Wilmington Police Criminal Investigations Division at (302) 576-3620 or the department's Confidential Tip Line at (302) 576-3990.

You can also submit an anonymous text message tip by texting the words TIP WILMINGTON and then your tip to 888777.

Tips can also be submitted to Delaware CrimeStoppers at 1 (800) TIP-3333.

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