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Two Shot in Separate Incidents in Dover

Posted: 07/20/2017 14:28:00 -04:00 Updated:
Two Separate Shootings in Capital Green Neighborhood (Photo: WBOC) Two Separate Shootings in Capital Green Neighborhood (Photo: WBOC)

DOVER, De.-- The Dover Police Department is investigating two shootings that took place on Wednesday night and Thursday morning in the Capital Green neighborhood of Dover.

 

According to police, an 18-year-old man was first shot on Wednesday around 7:30pm. Officers arrived on the scene and found shell casings on the ground.

 

The victim was taken to the Bayhealth Kent General Hospital and was treated for a single shot in his lower back.

 

Just hours later, at 4:30am, a second shooting took place in the same block and neighborhood. Dover Police Department says a 37-year-old man was shot in the upper body.

 

He was also transported to Bayhealth Kent General Hospital and treated for his serious injury.

 

Witnesses say they saw several people in the area at the time of the shooting. They also add that an argument may have taken place that prompted the shooting.

 

Dover Police Department is still investigating the incident. They urge anyone with more information to contact them at 302-736-7111.

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