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Durham man shot while washing his dirt bike

Posted August 28, 2012 3:18 p.m. EDT

— A 47-year-old man was seriously injured after being shot at a car wash, Durham police said Tuesday.

The unidentified Durham man told police he was washing his dirt bike at a car wash in the 1300 block of Avondale Drive on Sunday when he heard several shots fired about 10:15 p.m.

He was struck several times and taken to Duke Hospital.

Anyone with information is asked to call police at 919-560-4582, ext. 29247 or Crime Stoppers at 919-683-1200.

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