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Man, woman injured in Durham shooting

Posted October 5, 2012 5:34 a.m. EDT
Updated October 5, 2012 10:40 a.m. EDT

Durham Police

— Two people were taken to Duke Hospital early Friday after a shooting on Dayton Street near the McDougald Terrace housing complex in Durham, police said. 

Details about the shooting weren't immediately available, but police said a man and woman were injured around 2 a.m. in a parking lot.

Latye Hawley, 18, was shot in the head and taken to the hospital with life threatening injuries. Deja Garner, 20, was shot in the neck and had non-life threatening injuries, police said. Hawley was in critical condition late Friday morning, while Garner was in serious condition. 

Police have not made any arrests.

Anyone with information should call the Durham Police Department of Crime Stoppers t 919-683-1200. Crime Stoppers pays cash rewards for tips that help solve felony cases and callers never have to identify themselves.