Durham police searching for shooter, getaway driver
Posted December 8, 2014
Durham, N.C. — A man was robbed and shot in both legs outside a Durham coin laundry Monday morning, and police are searching for the shooter and his getaway driver.
Police responded to the shooting call at 2000 Chapel Hill Road around 10:50 a.m. and found a 35-year-old man with gunshot wounds to both legs.
He told police he and a friend were walking out of a coin laundry when they saw a man with a gun running towards them. The friend managed to run away and escape.
The victim told police the man shot him in his legs, stole his wallet and then fled in a waiting older model burgundy vehicle, which was driven by another person.
The victim was taken to a local hospital with serious but non-life-threatening injuries. No other information was released.
Anyone with information is asked to call Durham Crime Stoppers at 919-683-1200. Crime Stoppers pays cash rewards for information leading to arrests in felony cases and callers never have to identify themselves.