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Suspect Sought In Dover Shooting

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DOVER, Del. - Dover Police say a man was shot in his leg on Monday while he was standing on the corner of Water Street and New Castle Avenue.

According to reports, the victim was with a group of friends when they were approached by a black male wearing a black hooded sweatshirt. Police say when the suspect produced a handgun, people ran.

The victim reportedly heard a gunshot before he was struck in the lower leg.

Authorities say he was transported to Bay Health Medical where he was treated and released for his injury.

Anyone with information regarding this incident is asked to contact the Dover Police Department at (302)736-7111.

Officials say tips can also be submitted through the Delaware Crime Stoppers at 1-800-TIP-3333 or on-line at www.tipsubmit.com.

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