Local News

Durham police asking for information in Cheek Road shooting

Posted October 12, 2020 7:40 p.m. EDT
Updated October 12, 2020 7:58 p.m. EDT

— Durham police are asking for information on a car that was involved in a September shooting on Cheek Road.

On Sept. 22, officers were called to the 2900 block of Cheek Road for a shooting. When they arrived, they found a white Ford Explorer had crashed into a parked tractor-trailer on the side of the road.

The driver of the Explorer had been shot and was taken to a nearby hospital with serious injuries.

Witnesses of the shooting said shots were fired by the occupants of a silver car, believed to possibly be an Acura TSX. The car was last seen on Hoover Road.

Cheek Road shooting

Anyone with information on the shooting is asked to call Investigator Justice at 919-560-4440, extension 29119, or Crime Stoppers at 919-683-1200.

Our commenting policy has changed. If you would like to comment, please share on social media using the icons below and comment there.