Shooting in Millsboro leaves one injured

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MILLSBORO - An injurious shooting in the 30000 block of Ayers Lane Monday is under investigation, Delaware State Police spokesperson India Sturgis said.

Troopers were called to the scene at approximately 8:43 p.m, and found that a residence had been shot numerous times with an unknown firearm, police said.

The homeowner sustained a gunshot wound to the upper torso and was transported to an area hospital for non-life-threatening injuries, police said.

No one else was harmed, according to authorities.

The circumstances and motive surrounding the shooting remain under investigation.

The Troop 4 Criminal Investigations Unit is asking anyone with information to contact Detective C. Simpson by calling 302-752-3855. Information may also be provided by contacting Delaware Crime Stoppers at 1-800-TIP-3333 or online at delaware.crimestoppersweb.com.

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