- Associated Press - Saturday, July 2, 2016

WILMINGTON, Del. (AP) - Police say a woman was slain and a man was gravely wounded in a Wilmington-area community in what appears to be a possible murder-suicide attempt.

New Castle County police said in a news release that the shooting occurred around 9 a.m. Saturday. Officers found a woman and a man suffering from gunshot wounds on Chestnut Avenue. The woman was pronounced dead at the scene, and the man was taken to a hospital in grave condition.

Police say they found a handgun near the man who had been shot. Police also say they are not searching for any suspect and there is no threat to public safety. The shooting remains under investigation, and the victims’ names have not been released.

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