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UPDATE: One Arrested In Early Morning Selbyville Shooting

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SELBYVILLE, Del. - An investigation is underway in Selbyville, after troopers found a woman suffering from a gun shot wound to the head.

Selbyville Police responded to Hosier Street just after 3:00 AM Tuesday morning, after receiving a 911 call about a woman being shot. When they arrived at the home, they reportedly found the 25-year-old victim in a car parked outside of the home.

She was flown to Christiana Medical Center, where she is currently listed in critical condition. Officers say the victim's neighbor, 18-year-old Devon Gordon, had met with her in the SUV and shot her. Authorities say Gordon also fired shots in his home, where his mother and another adult male live. the 49-year old man was able to wrestle the weapon away from Gordon, but not before a single gunshot was fired,  narrowly missing the man.  The adult male received minor injuries but reportedly refused treatment on the scene.

Gordon is charged with two counts of Attempted Murder 1st and three counts of Possession of a Firearm During the Commission of a Felony. He is being held on $310,000 cash bond. Delaware State police are continuing this ongoing investigation, and say additional charges may be filed.

 

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