Dover PD investigating fatal shooting

The Dover Police Department says it is investigating the shooting death of a 31-year-old man that happened late on Sunday night.

According to the report, around 10:25PM, officers responded to the alley in the 500 Block of River Road after a 911 call stating that several gunshots were heard.

Officials note that several minutes later, Kent General Hospital told police that John T. Williams, of Magnolia, was dropped off at the main entrance to the hospital with two gunshot wounds by two unknown people.

Williams was later pronounced dead at Kent General Hospital.

The investigation is ongoing and anyone with information is asked to contact the Dover Police Department at (302)736-7130. Callers may remain anonymous. Tips can also be submitted to law enforcement through tip lines maintained by Delaware Crime Stoppers at 1-800-TIP-3333, online, or through the Dover Police Department MyPD Mobile App.

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