Magnolia man shot, police searching for suspects


Delaware State Police are investigating after a man was shot at a home in Magnolia.

According to the Delaware State Police Department, shortly before 3 a.m., Sunday troopers were called to a home in the 100 block of Terry Drive in Magnolia, for reports of shots fired.

Police arrived and found a 46-year-old man inside the home who had sustained a single gunshot wound to his torso. He was transported to an area hospital where he was treated for non-life threatening injuries.

The initial investigation found that the man was standing in his kitchen when he was struck by a bullet that came from outside. Multiple shell casings were located close to the home.

Two juveniles, who were also inside at the time of the shooting, were not injured.

The investigation is ongoing and anyone with information is urged to call Delaware crime stoppers at 1-800-TIP-3333.