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Man found dead in street following Durham shooting

Posted April 3, 2018 8:57 p.m. EDT
Updated April 4, 2018 10:41 a.m. EDT

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— Durham police are investigating a fatal shooting that occurred Tuesday night.

Officers arrived in the 1000 block of Moreland Avenue just before 8 p.m. and found Jerome Bryant Jackson, 34, of Durham, lying outside with a gunshot wound.

Jackson was pronounced dead at the scene.

The incident didn't appear to be random, according to investigators, but they released no details on a possible motive or suspects.

Moreland Avenue was closed near Morehead Avenue for several hours Tuesday night as authorities investigated.

Anybody with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 919-683-1200.