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17-Year-Old Arrested For Shooting of Another Teen

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DOVER, Del. - The Dover Police Department arrested 17-year-old Michael Taylor for an afternoon shooting that left another 17-year-old victim with a gunshot wound to his upper torso. Just after 3:30 p.m. on Saturday, police responded to the area of East Water Street and New Castle Avenue for a call of multiple shots fired.

Upon arrival, the police found the 17-year-old victim. He was transported to Bayhealth Kent General Hospital for his injury and was in stable condition. 

An investigation lead officers to suspect Michael Taylor of the shooting. Officers contacted Taylor at his home on Nimitaz Road, and arrested him without incident. Taylor was charged with the following offenses:

-Assault 1st Degree
-Possession of Firearm by Person Prohibited
-Possession of Deadly Weapon During Commission of Felony
-Carry Concealed Deadly Weapon
-Criminal Mischief
-Illegal Gang Participation

Bond information was not available at time of release.

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