Twelve-Year-Old Struck by Stray Bullet

WILMINGTON -- A 12-year-old boy was struck by a stray bullet Sunday afternoon and still managed to call police.

It happened shortly before 4 p.m. on South Ninth Street. The pre-teen told police a stray bullet hit him while he was playing outside his house.

The boy was taken to the hospital.

Police are still trying to determine who fired the shot.

Reported By:  Kelli O'Hara