Man dies after shot in head on street

The search is on after a 23-year-old man was found lying on a Wilmington sidewalk, shot in his head. He later died.

Police say the shooting happened at about 1:20 a.m. in the 600 block of N. Pine Street.

They got "a Shot Spotter notification of gunfire in the area" and found the victim. Then, paramedics took him to the hospital where he later died.

According to police, "The investigation is in the preliminary stages and ongoing. No suspect information is available."

Anyone with information relative to this investigation is asked to call Det. Brian Conkey at 302-576-3660. Information may also be left on the Delaware Crime Stoppers Tip-Line at 1-800-TIP-3333 (847-3333), or click here to email.