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14-year-old seriously injured in Durham shooting

Posted June 13
Updated June 14

— A 14-year-old boy suffered serious injuries Tuesday evening in a shooting in east Durham, police said.

Officers responding to the 300 block of Kilarney Drive at about 8:30 p.m. found the boy.

The boy's name was not released, and authorities said he was taken to Duke University Hospital.

No other information about the shooting has been released. No arrests have been made.

14-year-old seriously injured in Durham shooting

Anybody with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 919-683-1200.

Tuesday night's shooting marks the second in less than two weeks involving a child. Seven-year-old Kamari Munerlyn died June 5 after being injured in a drive-by shooting near Hillandale Road and Peppertree Street.

Devon Maurice Fowler, 28, of Junction Road, has been charged with murder in Kamari's death.


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  • TJ Wahoo Jun 14, 3:41 p.m.
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    That has to be the stupidest thing I have heard all day. Might have been a Bernie Sanders campaign worker too.

  • James Marley Jun 14, 8:23 a.m.
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    Do you honestly believe a NRA member is involved in shooting this boy? If so I feel sorry for you.

    Also, please share your sources that show "1,000s of senseless shootings by gun toting NRA nuts"

    Your are simply pushing propaganda without any supporting evidence.

  • Mike Pittman Jun 13, 11:46 p.m.
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    Yet another of 1,000s of senseless shootings by those gun toting NRA nuts, I bet.