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Dover Shooting Victim Not Cooperating With Police

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DOVER, Del.- Police say a man shot and wounded in Dover over the weekend is not cooperating with the investigation.

Dover police said that at around 11:56 p.m. Saturday, officers responded to Bayhealth/Kent General Hospital ER where they met with a 22-year-old man who stated he was shot in the left arm in the area of South Kirkwood Street.

Detectives investigating the incident believe the victim was shot with a shotgun containing bird or steel shot (numerous small pellets). But so far the detectives have not gotten much help from the victim, who they say has refused to cooperate with the investigation and refuses to identify who shot him.

A spent shotgun shell consistent with the victim's wound, was located in the area of 39 S. Kirkwood St.  There is no known motive for the shooting at this time, according to police.

Anyone with information about this incident is asked to contact the Dover Police Department at (302) 736-7111. Callers may remain anonymous. Tips can also be submitted to law enforcement through tip lines maintained by Delaware Crime Stoppers at 1-800-TIP-3333 or online at www.tipsubmit.com.

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