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Durham Police Investigate Shooting

Posted August 24, 2004 8:21 a.m. EDT

— Police in the Bull City are searching for two men they believe are responsible for a Monday night shooting.

According to Durham police, witnesses say two men approached another man in the parking lot of the Colonial Apartments on Chapel Hill Road around 11:40 p.m.

Antonio Ventura-Cruz was shot in the head and is in serious condition at Duke Medical Center.

Police believe the shooting was an armed robbery attempt.

The men fled on foot.