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Man, 31, shot outside his home in New Castle area

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NEW CASTLE, Delaware — Police say a 31-year-old man was shot in a townhome community in the New Castle area.

New Castle County police say the victim was outside on Parma Avenue shortly after 10:30 on Sunday night when he heard gunfire and realized he'd been shot. He was hit in the upper torso. He was able to walk inside his house and call 911, and he was taken to a hospital, where he was treated and released.

Police have not identified any suspects or detailed a possible motive.

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