Current Weather
The Spy FM

Updated Reports: Suspect And Two Victims Dead In Delaware Shooting

Filed by KOSU News in US News.
February 11, 2013

Update at 10:20 a.m. ET. Two Women Reportedly Shot To Death:

The reported death toll from a shooting incident this morning in Wilmington, Del., now stands at three — including the gunman — according to local NPR news station WDDE and

breaking

text

Home” target=”_blank”>DelawareOnline.com.

DelawareOnline adds that, “Wilmington Mayor Dennis Williams reported one of those killed was the shooter’s wife.”

The suspect was reportedly shot by officers at the scene. There are reports that two or three other people were injured.

Update at 9:45 a.m. ET. “Suspect Dead, Five Injured In Delaware Courthouse Shooting”:

“The suspect in an early morning shooting at the New Castle County Courthouse has been pronounced dead,” our colleagues at Delaware’s WDDE report. The station adds that at least five people were injured during the incident.

And according to the station:

“At 8:00 this morning, a shooter entered the lobby of the New Castle County Courthouse at 500 North King Street in Wilmington. Shots were fired, but specific details on the shooting are unavailable.

“Police are conducting a routine search of the premises and are interviewing possible witnesses as they evacuate the courthouse.”

Our original post — “Developing: Shots Fired At Delaware Courthouse”:

Shots were fired Monday morning at the New Castle County Courthouse in Wilmington, Del., according to local news reports.

Those news sites are reporting there have been at least a few people injured. But as of 9:15 a.m. ET, there wasn’t much solid information, including whether the shooter has or has not been taken into custody. We’ll watch and monitor.

Among the news outlets that have jumped on the story:

– Delaware Online.

– Philadelphia’s NBC 10.

– My Fox Philly.

This is happening as Vice President Biden is in nearby Philadelphia for a “roundtable on gun violence with law enforcement officials.” [Copyright 2013 NPR]

Leave a Reply

10AM to 11PM On Point

On Point

On Point unites distinct and provocative voices with passionate discussion as it confronts the stories that are at the center of what is important in the world today. Leaving no perspective unchallenged, On Point digs past the surface and into the core of a subject, exposing each of its real world implications.

Listen Live Now!

11AM to 12PM The Story

The Story

The Story with Dick Gordon brings the news home through first-person accounts. The live weekday program is passionate, personal, immediate and relevant to listeners, focusing on the news where it changes our lives, causes us to stop and rethink, inspires us.

View the program guide!

12PM to 1PM Fresh Air

Fresh Air

This one-hour program features Terry Gross' in-depth interviews with prominent cultural and entertainment figures, as well as distinguished experts on current affairs and news.

View the program guide!

Upcoming Events in your area (Submit your event today!)

Streaming audio and podcasts

Stream KOSU on your smartphone

Phone Streaming

SmartPhone listening options on this page are intended for many iPhones, Blackberries, etc. with low-cost software applications available to listen to our full-time web streams, both News on KOSU-1 and Classical on KOSU-2.

Learn more about our complete range of streaming services

We're perfecting the patient experience - Stillwater Medical Center