22-year-old man dies after Wilmington shooting

Wilmington police investigate shooting in the 1200 block of W. Third St. (Photo: Delaware Free News)

WILMINGTON, DELAWARE (7/17/2017) A 22-year-old Wilmington man has died as a result of a shooting last week, city police said this morning.

The shooting was reported at 11:26 p.m. Friday in the 1200 block of W. Third St.

The victim, identified today as Cyree Watson, suffered wounds to his face and torso.

He was treated at the scene by officers and New Castle County paramedics, then taken by ambulance to Christiana Hospital in Stanton, where he died Sunday, police said.

Anyone with information on the shooting is asked to call Detective Mary Quinn at 302-576-3651, or 302-893-6669.

Tips also may be submitted anonymously through Delaware Crime Stoppers, which offers rewards, at 800-847-3333 or www.delaware.crimestoppersweb.com.