14-year-old boy shot in Wilmington

Police investigate shooting of 14-year-old boy at 23rd and North Market streets in Wilmington. (Photo: Delaware Free News)
Police investigate shooting of 14-year-old boy at 23rd and North Market streets in Wilmington. (Photo: Delaware Free News)

WILMINGTON, DELAWARE (5/9/2016) A 14-year-old boy was shot in Wilmington this evening, city police said.

The victim arrived at Wilmington Hospital by private vehicle about 5:30 p.m. with a gunshot wound to his right arm.

Police said their initial investigation determined the shooting happened at 23rd and North Market streets, but they could find no evidence of a shooting there.

Anyone with information is asked to call Detective Charles Puit at 302-576-3628.