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Homicide Investigation in Wilmington


WILMINGTON -- One man was found dead in the street early Friday morning.

According to officials, the Wilmington Police Department responded around 1:30 a.m. to 10th and Campbell Streets where officers found a body in the street.

Fire and EMS also responded, but the 22 year old male victim was pronounced dead at the scene.

According to the Wilmington Police Department's web site, the victim is Jevorne Valentine, who has a long record of drug related charges.

A press release reveals the victim had been shot at least once.

The case is being investigated as a homicide and no arrests have been made yet.


Reported by Bernadette Jay

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