One injured in Dover apartment complex shooting

Shooting Investigation

DOVER, Del. – Dover Police say a shooting at a local apartment complex left one injured Wednesday night.

Just before 10 p.m., officers responded to the Cannon Mills apartment complex on Katrina Way for a report of shots fired. On arrival, officers found a 25-year-old man suffering from a gunshot wound to his leg. The victim reportedly told police that he was walking to his vehicle from his apartment when he was approached by an unknown man wearing a black ski mask. The suspect reportedly displayed a handgun and fired multiple shots, hitting the victim in the back of his leg, before fleeing in a blue Chevrolet Silverado.

The victim was taken to Bayhealth Kent Campus for treatment of non-life threatening injuries.

Anyone that may have 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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