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Man shot in Durham

Posted February 10, 2009
Updated February 11, 2009

— A Durham man was shot in a drive-by shooting Tuesday afternoon, Durham police spokeswoman Kammie Michael said.

Alexander Fisher, 19, was taken to Duke with a gunshot wound to the lower back. He underwent surgery Tuesday afternoon.

Michael said the shooting happened near the intersection of Cook Road and Tripoli Drive just before 3 p.m. She said a small, silver four-door car, believed to have been carrying the shooter, fled the scene.


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  • iron fist Feb 11, 2009

    "their share" typo before everyone jumps on that error

  • iron fist Feb 11, 2009

    All you Durham haters need to keep up with the shootings/killings/robberies outside of Durham Raleigh and Cary have the share.

  • durham_nc Feb 10, 2009

    Of course it is news, wherever the city.

  • texasncgirl Feb 10, 2009

    Shooting in Durham...BIG surprise...Is this even news anymore??