Teen Shot in New Castle County

New Castle police are investigating the shooting of a 15-year-old boy.

The incident happened Friday night shortly after 9 p.m. on the 100 block of Whitburn Place.  The victim was shot in the foot and was transported to the Christiana Hospital. The suspect fled the scene before police arrived.

The suspect was described as a black male, 5’09” tall, with dreadlocks or braids in his hair. 

Anyone with information should contact the New Castle County Police Department at (302) 395-8110. Tipsters may call Crime Stoppers as well at (800) TIP-3333.

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