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Three men sought in Chapel Hill shooting

Posted January 1, 2013

— A man was shot during a fight outside the Time Out Restaurant on Franklin Street early Tuesday, and Chapel Hill police are searching for three men who are believed to be involved.

The victim's name was not released, but police said his injuries were not life-threatening.

The shooting happened in the parking lot of University Square, at 133 W. Franklin St., around 3:30 a.m.

Police released three images taken from a nearby security camera before the shooting and asked for the public's help in identifying the three men.

Anyone with information should contact the Chapel Hill Police Department at 919-968-2760 or Crime Stoppers at 919-942-7515 or online. Calls to Crime Stoppers are confidential and anonymous, and the caller may be eligible for a cash reward up to $2,000 for information that leads to an arrest.

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  • tdouble232323 Jan 3, 3:22 p.m.

    Smile fools, you're on camera! Enjoy prison!

  • ncguy Jan 2, 12:50 p.m.

    Im sure they were just getting off from work

  • exador7 Jan 2, 10:45 a.m.

    Ignorance and pathetic ego..

  • JohnnyVoodoo Jan 2, 10:42 a.m.

    Hey man, you referred to those clean cut dudes as "white attackers". Why you wanna go racial on us like dat? Why you wanna play the race card? Are you a racist? You need to be politically correct like I did in my comment. WRAL censored me but they didn't censor you. That ain't right! Now i'm an angry white man! Somebody is violating my rights!

  • djofraleigh Jan 2, 10:21 a.m.

    Have the police caught the 3 attackers in the downtown Raleigh robbery of a few weeks ago, the one leaving a man with brain injuries? Those were "clean cut" white attackers.

  • JohnnyVoodoo Jan 2, 10:01 a.m.

    I see my original post offended someone and it was censored by WRAL. Thus, I will be politically correct this time. I have chosen my words carefully this time and wrote them down on a que card. Here goes.... Oh my, what a horrible crime, I certainly hope they catch the people repsonsible for this!

  • Bartmeister Jan 2, 9:33 a.m.

    Look to the community nearby, shouldn't take long.