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Durham police investigate two fatal shootings

Posted November 2, 2008 10:46 p.m. EST
Updated November 3, 2008 4:26 p.m. EST

— Durham police Monday were investigating two, separate fatal shootings.

The first shooting happened around 9:30 p.m. Sunday at Gary and Quincy streets. Henry Jamel May, 30, of Old Well Street, was taken to Duke University Hospital where he died of his injuries, police said.

Another man was shot around the same time at North Elizabeth and Dowd Streets. Crews also took him to Duke University Hospital with critical injuries. He also died, according to police. His identity has not been released.

Anyone with information is encouraged to call Durham Crime Stoppers at 683-1200 or Investigator S.M. Pate for the 2319 Quincy St. homicide at 560-4440, ext. 244, or Investigator A. Gill for the Dowd Street at North Elizabeth Street homicide at 560-4440 ext. 247.