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Death at Durham hotel likely suicide

Posted June 8, 2010
Updated June 9, 2010

— The death of a man shot at a Durham hotel Tuesday evening is being investigated as a suicide, police spokeswoman Kammie Michael said.

The man was seriously wounded around 6:30 p.m. at the Crossland Economy Studios Hotel at 5008 N.C. Highway 55, police said. He was transported to Duke University Hospital, where he died.

The investigation was ongoing.


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  • rdmcswai Jun 9, 2010


    You made me laugh.

  • DeathRow-IFeelYourPain-NOT Jun 9, 2010

    "Man dies after shooting at Durham hotel"

    This title is confusing. Until I read the article, I was trying to figure out how a man shooting toward a hotel got shot.