Wilmington Police Department seeks information on anniversary of homicide, reward still stands

Wilmington Police Department seeks information on anniversary of homicide, reward still stands
Officers with the Wilmington Police Department investigate incident on Castle Street.

WILMINGTON, N.C. (WECT) - Wilmington police are still seeking information about the shooting incident that led to the death of William Springer on the one-year anniversary of his death.

According to the press release, just before 2 a.m. on December 29, 2019, officers near the 1100 block of Castle Street heard shots fired in the area. At the scene, they found 35-year-old Springer suffering from a gunshot wound and initiated life-saving measures until EMS arrived. Springer later died as a result of his injuries.

If you have information, please contact the Wilmington Police Department at (910)-343-3609 or use the Wilmington, NC PD app for anonymous methods. You can also text an anonymous tip to 847411 (tip411) by including the keyword WPDNC.

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