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Teenager killed in shooting outside carnival at Concord Mall in Delaware – NBC10 Philadelphia

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Police in Delaware are investigating after a teenager was killed and another seriously injured in a shooting outside the Concord Mall in Wilmington, Del., on Saturday evening.

According to Delaware State Police, troopers responded to a shooting in the parking lot of the Concord Mall, along the 4700 block of Concord Pike, in Wilmington, on Saturday evening at approximately 10:45 p.m., to find two teenagers who had been shot. .

Officials said troopers began lifesaving efforts on both teens and they were immediately transported to nearby hospitals.

However, despite the efforts of first responders, officials said one 16-year-old — about whom police provided no further identifying details — was hospitalized, while the other, a 17-year-old, was hospitalized. “serious” condition, law enforcement officials said.

According to state police, an investigation into the incident revealed that a fight is believed to have broken out at the entrance to a fair held in the mall’s parking lot.

During the struggle, officials said, an unknown suspect allegedly pulled out a firearm and fired several shots, striking the two teens.

According to police, the suspect then fled in an unknown direction.

The investigation into this incident is still ongoing, according to police.

Delaware State Police detectives are asking anyone with information about this case to contact Detective B. McDerby by calling 302-741-2729.

Information can also be provided by sending a private Facebook message to the Delaware State Police or by contacting Delaware Crime Stoppers at 1-800-847-3333.