Man shot in Garfield Park community Tuesday night

A man was shot in the Garfield Park community south of Wilmington Tuesday night, according to New Castle County Police.

Police were called to the unit block of Karlyn Drive around 7:45 p.m. and found a man suffering from a gunshot wound, police said.

The victim was transported to a local hospital and county police did not return a phone call seeking additional information Tuesday night.

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Tips about this shooting should be directed to New Castle County Police at (302) 573-2800 or online to www.nccpd.com. Tipsters may also call Crime Stoppers at (800) TIP-3333 or visit the New Castle County Police Department Facebook Page. The police department also has a smartphone app that residents may use to submit information to investigators.

A reward of up to $20,000 is available to anyone who provides information leading to the arrest and/or conviction of those responsible for violent crimes.

Contact Xerxes Wilson at (302) 324-2787 or xwilson@delawareonline.com. Follow @Ber_Xerxes on Twitter.

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