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Man shot in Raleigh

Posted December 10, 2010

— A man was shot in southeast Raleigh early Friday, police said.

The shooting took place on Rawls Drive, off Poole Road, around 3:35 a.m.

The victim, whose name wasn't released, was taken to the hospital. An update on his condition wasn't available.

Police said they were still searching for the gunman.


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  • HerCradleEchoes Dec 10, 2010

    I know sections of more favorable parts of Raleigh where things like this happens...just for some "reason" don't see it in the media as much...hmmmn

  • monkeyboy Dec 10, 2010

    "Southeast Raleigh is a great area with a strong neighborhood community!" - airborne daddy

    yeah, that's the section we like to refer to as 'little durham'...

  • NoObamaCare Dec 10, 2010

    Don't agree that it has to do with the more dense population as much as the quality of life in those surrounding areas.

  • saturn5 Dec 10, 2010

    There does seem to be a marked difference between SE raleigh inside the Beltline and outside the Beltline. The denser the population in the area, the more likely there will be crime.

  • NoObamaCare Dec 10, 2010

    NO WAY!!! A shooting took place in Southeast Raleigh...and it was at 3:35 a.m. Here come all the haters that say "Southeast Raleigh is a great area with a strong neighborhood community!" Whatever.....crack sales are high in those neighborhoods as well!