The victim has been hospitalized

Dover police are probing an early morning shooting that sent a man to the hospital.

Dover Police Department spokesman Master Cpl. Mark Hoffman said the incident took place at 1:46 a.m. Wednesday, March 27 at the Country Village apartment complex in the 400 block of Country Drive.

Police learned the victim was walking toward an apartment when he and another person heard a gunshot. Both started running, but the victim was struck twice in the right arm and once in the hip.

Anyone with information on this incident is asked to call Dover police at 736-7130. Tips may be left anonymously.

Tips also may be submitted to law enforcement through Delaware Crime Stoppers at 800-TIP-3333 or online at; a cash reward of up to $1,000 is possible for information leading to an arrest.