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Durham Teen Sought in Double Shooting

Posted April 28, 2008 1:29 p.m. EDT

— Durham police are looking for the suspect in a shooting last week on N. Hyde Park Avenue.

Taijon Beron Lloyd, 17, of Delano Street is charged with two counts of assault with a deadly weapon with intent to kill in the shooting of two men on April 24.

Officers responding to a call at 3:23 a.m. found two men who had been shot. A 25-year-old was shot in the chest and a 28-year-old was shot in the legs. Neither injury was life-threatening. Both men were taken to Duke University Hospital.

The victims claim they had an argument with a man on a bike who then shot them.

Anyone with information on Lloyd’s whereabouts is asked to call Investigator A.M. Cristaldi at 560-4450, ext. 255 or Crime Stoppers at 683-1200.