Police investigate body found in Creekwood community

Posted by Debra Worley - email

WILMINGTON, NC (WECT) - The Wilmington Police Department is investigating a murder in the Creekwood community.

According to police, an officer stumbled upon a body behind homes in a wooded area of 30th Street while responded to a call to check the welfare of someone in that area.

Delvin Antoine McIntyre, 25, was found just before 11:00 Wednesday morning and had apparently been shot.

Neighbors are gathered in the area, concerned with the situation, and several law enforcement officers were on the scene.

According to the Wilmington Police Department this is Wilmington's second homicide case in 2009.

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