Man shot twice in drive-by shooting on Wooster Street

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WILMINGTON — Detectives with the Wilmington Police Department are investigating a drive-by shooting on Wooster Street.

A ShotSpotter alert came in at 9:23 p.m. Saturday, in the 1400 block of Wooster Street, according to Wilmington Police Spokeswoman Linda Rawley.

Officers responding to the scene were called to New Hanover Regional Medical Center for a male that was driven to the hospital in a private vehicle.

The male victim was shot twice in the leg, Rawley said. He reported to police that he was walking in the area when four males in a vehicle drove passed him and opened fire. Additional information about the suspects have not been released by the police department at this time. The investigation into the shooting is ongoing.

Anyone with information about this case is asked to contact the Wilmington Police Department at 910-341-4683 or Text-A-Tip to CRIMES. Start your message with Tip708, then type your tip.