7 year old shot by 11 year old brother in Wilmington
By Peter MacArthur

Wilmington Police are investigating a shooting Monday night that left a seven-year-old boy with a hand wound and an 11-year-old possibly facing charges.

Police say the two boys are brothers. The older one found a gun in a home on the 200 block of Delamore Place and accidentally fired it.

The seven year old was taken to A.I. DuPont Hospital where he's listed in stable condition.

The investigation into where the gun was, and why, is continuing.

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