DSP investigating Fourth of July shooting near Polytech High School

MAGNOLIA, Del. – A 34-year-old Delaware man is recovering from his injuries following a shooting Delaware State Police say took place during the early morning hours of July 4th.

According to the report Troopers were contacted by the Bayhealth Kent General Hospital at 3:18 A.M. after a man came in with a gunshot wound to a lower extremity. Through their investigation police learned that the victim, a Magnolia resident, was driven to the hospital after he was allegedly shot while on the unit block of Woodville Drive in Magnolia.

Police currently do not have any information on a suspect at this time and have asked anyone with information about the shooting to call Troop 3 in Camden at (302)697-44-54, Detective T. Ford at (302)698-8569, or Delaware Crime Stoppers at 1-800-TIP-3333. Tips can also be submitted online here.

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