Police investigating shooting death of Dover man

Shooting Investigation

DOVER, Del. – Dover Police are investigating a shooting that killed a 19-year-old man Monday night.

Police say the incident took place at around 9:15 p.m., in the 400 block of Sussex Avenue. On arrival, officers found 19-year-old Dazhmier Brooks unresponsive as a result of a gunshot wound to the chest. Officers rendered aid to Brooks until medical personnel arrived on scene and took him to Bayhealth Kent General Hospital.

Brooks later died as a result of his injuries.

Anyone with information on this incident is asked to contact Dover PD at 302-736-7130 or Delaware Crime Stoppers at 1-800-TIP-3333.

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