UPDATED 8:55am – A 32 year old Dover man was shot in the abdomen around 5 Sunday afternoon. Dover Police say the victim was shot by an unknown suspect in the area of Governors Avenue and Reed Street – and was taken by private vehicle to Bayhealth Kent General Hospital and later transferred to Christiana Hospital where he is in stable condition. Police say a vehicle was also struck during the incident. A witness told police that the suspect went into an apartment at 26 South Governors – police searched several apartments, but the suspect was not found. Police reopened the street around 10pm.
Shots rang out in Dover last night just before 7:30pm. Officials say the shooting occurred in the area of Governors Avenue and Reed Street. One person was taken to an area hospital. No further information has been made available.