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Dover Police Investigate Daytime Shooting of Teenager

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DOVER, Del.– Dover police are investigating the daytime shooting of a teenager.

Police said that just after 4 p.m. Thursday, officers responded to the Hamlet Development on Village Drive for a report of shots fired. Officers checked the area but did not find any victim or evidence of gunfire, according to investigators.

About three hours later, a 16-year-old boy arrived at Kent General Hospital with a gunshot wound to the shoulder. Police said he was treated and released.

The investigation is ongoing and 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 or through the Dover Police Department MyPD Mobile App.

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