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12-year-old dies days after being shot in the head at Durham apartment complex

Posted July 15, 2020 5:16 a.m. EDT
Updated July 20, 2020 11:41 p.m. EDT

12-year-old Durham boy dies days after being shot in the head

— A family member has confirmed a 12-year-old boy shot in the head in Durham last week died Monday afternoon.

The victim was Tyvien McLean. He was a student at Lowe's Grove Middle School, according to his aunt.

The incident happened just before 2:30 a.m. on July 15, at an apartment complex at 3020 E. Weaver Street., off Cornwallis Road.

An adult was also shot and drove to the hospital to be treated for minor injuries, police said.

Police are continuing to investigate the incident.

Anyone with information on the incident is asked to call Crimestoppers at (919)-683-1200.

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