WILMINGTON — The Wilmington Police Department have identified a 20-year-old who was shot on Saturday evening on the southside of Wilmington.
The victim was Jakai Dekine, according to a release.
Officers responded around 11 p.m. on June 25 to a ShotSpotter notification in the 1500 block of South 11th Street near Greenfield Street. As law enforcement arrived on the scene, they found a “20-year-old male, lying face down between two vehicles,” the release noted.
The police are investigating the case and ask if anyone has information to contact the Wilmington Police Department at 910-343-3609. Anonymous tips can also be made by messaging 847411 using the keyword “WPDNC” — add a space, and type the information. Or use the Wilmington NC PD app.
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