Wilmington Police

Wilmington Police.

Wilmington Police are investigating a pair of shootings that occurred within five minutes of one other late Wednesday night.

Police and EMS units responded to the 1000 block of Delaware Avenue, west of I-95 near Cool Spring Park at 11:47 p.m. on September 23, 2020. and found 21-year old Shareef Hamilton suffering from a gunshot wound. He was pronounced dead at the hospital.

At 11:52 p.m., police were called to the area of 7th and Monroe streets on the edge of West Center City for a reported shooting.

The victim there was a 35-year old man.

He was listed in critical condition, according to police.

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