Boys & Girls Club Shooting


David M. Taffet

The exterior of the Boys & Girls Club where the shooting occured.

Alex Sirkaov, Staff

Wilmington Police are investigating a shooting that occurred at around 6:49 p.m., Tuesday night, in the area of 17th and Locust streets.

A 26-year-old victim was found blocks away from the H. Fletcher Brown Boys & Girls Club and had to be taken to the hospital in a serious, but stable condition.

The investigation is ongoing and so everyone should be careful out there and on the lookout. This is the 16th shooting in Wilmington in 2019.