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Man shot to death in Durham parking lot

Posted April 26, 2011 12:23 p.m. EDT

— Police were investigating a Monday night shooting death in a parking lot in the 6400 block of Fayetteville Road.

Officers were dispatched to a shooting call at 10:21 p.m., and they found that Carl Lewis Powell, 21, of Danube Lane, had been shot several times, police said. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

A small, four-door, burgundy car was seen leaving the scene and speeding north on Fayetteville Road, police said.

Anyone with information is asked to call Durham police at 919-560-4440, extension 29336, or Crime Stoppers at 919-683-1200.