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Arrest Made in Durham Shooting

Posted November 13, 2007 10:43 p.m. EST
Updated November 14, 2007 2:10 p.m. EST

— One person is in custody after a shooting Tuesday night, Durham police said.

According to police, two men attempted to rob people sitting on a porch at about 7:45 p.m. on the 1300 block of Jackson Street.

The men fired several shots as the victims ran, police said. A 21-year-old man suffered a gunshot wound to the chest. He was listed in critical condition at Duke University Hospital.

The shooters fled the scene in a white Chevrolet Silverado pickup truck, police said.

Details surrounding the arrest are not yet known.

Anyone with information about the shooting is asked to call investigators at 919-560-4583 or CrimeStoppers at 919-683-1200.

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