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Man shot while standing on his front porch, police say

Posted November 12, 2017 7:21 a.m. EST
Updated November 12, 2017 7:27 a.m. EST

Handcuffs resting on top of a page of fingerprints

— A man is in critical condition on Sunday after he was shot at his home.

According to officers with the Durham Police Department, the 38-year-old victim was standing on his front porch in the 400 block of S. Driver Street around 12:45 a.m. when an unknown suspect walked up and "started shooting."

The victim was transported to a local hospital with potentially life-threatening injuries.

Officials said the suspect fled the scene on foot. The shooting is under investigation. Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 919-683-1200.