Dover Shooting Victim Facing Drug Charges - WBOC-TV 16, Delmarvas News Leader, FOX 21 -

Dover Shooting Victim Facing Drug Charges

(Image: MGN) (Image: MGN)

DOVER, Del. - The Dover Police Department is investigating the shooting of a 22-year-old man on Monday morning.  

Officers responded to the alley between Sussex Avenue and Collins Drive for a reported shooting around 1:15 a.m.  

Officers say they found the victim's vehicle upon arrival, but the victim had fled to a nearby business.  Police found the victim, who was taken to Bayhealth Kent General Hospital for gunshot wounds to the arm, abdomen, and leg.

The victim's vehicle was transported to the Dover Police Department and a search warrant was obtained after a Dover Police K9 alerted to the presence of drugs in the vehicle.  During the subsequent vehicle search, police say they found 65.1 grams of marijuana and a .22 caliber revolver inside.

As a result, the victim was charged with -Possession with Intent to Deliver Marijuana, Possession of Drug Paraphernalia, and Possession of Firearm by Person Prohibited.

Police have not released the name of the victim or any information about a possible suspect in this shooting in Dover.

  • Most Popular VideosMost Popular VideosMore>>

  • State Police Looking For Suspect in Deadly Laurel Shooting

    State Police Looking For Suspect in Deadly Laurel Shooting

    Delaware State Police are asking for the public's help in finding suspects wanted in connection to a deadly shooting.

    More

    Delaware State Police are asking for the public's help in finding suspects wanted in connection to a deadly shooting.

    More
  • Thousands of Crabs Dumped on Deal Island

    Thousands of Crabs Dumped on Deal Island

    A Somerset County man is charged with dumping thousands of dead crabs along the shoreline in Deal Island. 

    DNR says 22-year old Ryan Bailey of Princess Anne is charged with dumping, between 20 and 30 bushels of dead crabs at the Deal Island Wildlife Management area boat ramp.

    More

    A Somerset County man is charged with dumping thousands of dead crabs along the shoreline in Deal Island. 

    DNR says 22-year old Ryan Bailey of Princess Anne is charged with dumping, between 20 and 30 bushels of dead crabs at the Deal Island Wildlife Management area boat ramp.

    More
  • Boil Water Advisory After Sussex County Company Tests Positive for E. Coli

    Boil Water Advisory After Sussex County Company Tests Positive for E. Coli

    The Delaware Division of Public Health is issuing a boil water advisory for some towns in Sussex County. Customers of the Broadkiln Beach Water Company should boil their water after samples from the company's system tested positive for E. Coli. Customers with PrimeHook Water Company are also advised to boil water, as the company has a connection to Braodkiln

    More

    The Delaware Division of Public Health is issuing a boil water advisory for some towns in Sussex County. Customers of the Broadkiln Beach Water Company should boil their water after samples from the company's system tested positive for E. Coli. Customers with PrimeHook Water Company are also advised to boil water, as the company has a connection to Braodkiln

    More
Powered by Frankly

All content © Copyright 2000 - 2018 WBOC. All Rights Reserved. For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy, and Terms of Service, and Ad Choices