According to early reports 5 people have been shot inside a New Castle County Courthouse about 8 am this morning. One of the wounded individuals was a security officers, it has been said he was shot in his cheek yet he has survived.
Local station Foxnews reports; Delaware Mayor‘s office says “the gunman shot and killed his wife and was later shot and killed by police officials himself”…Which means, it is probable fatalities amount may increase.
At a press conference held about 10 AM officials report; A lone gunman walked into the lobby and began shooting, 2 females were confirmed shot and killed, 2 police were shot not killed, and the shooter was shot by officials, at this moment he is still dead in lobby.
Stay tuned for updates.
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