73°
Baton Rouge, Louisiana
3 Day Outlook
Mon
83°
59°
20%
Tue
82°
63°
20%
Wed
81°
65°
20%
TrueView© Local Radar

Latest Weather Blog

Follow our weather team on social media

Suspected courthouse shooter, wife dead in Del.

2 years ago Monday, February 11, 2013 7:54:24 AM CST February 11, 2013 Monday, February 11 2013 Feb 11, 2013 in News
Source: Associated Press

WILMINGTON, Del. - The mayor of Wilmington, Del., says a man suspected of killing his wife and wounding two others at the New Castle County Courthouse is dead.

Wilmington Mayor Dennis Williams said Monday in a telephone interview that the shooter was killed by police. Williams says he was told the man shot and killed his wife and wounded two other people about 8:10 a.m. Monday. Williams says the couple were estranged.

A Wilmington police spokesman said earlier in the day that three people were shot. Cpl. Jamaine Crawford said the victims were two women and a man. The man was described as a security person.

Hours after the shooting, there was still a heavy police presence around the courthouse and streets were blocked off.

More News

comments powered by Disqus

Desktop News

Click to open Continuous News in a sidebar that updates in real-time.
5 Days
Radar
Today
82°
60°
Mon
83°
59°
Tue
82°
63°
Wed
81°
65°
Thu
86°
68°