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Man Shot Outside Durham Apartments

Posted June 17, 2007 2:41 p.m. EDT


— A gunman shot a man in the chest Sunday at a Durham apartment complex on Junction Road, police said.

The 22-year-old victim, whose name police withheld, was taken to Duke University Hospital.

Police said the man was in a car in the parking lot of the Bentwood Apartments at 322 Junction Road when he was shot. They said he drove a short way to the corner of Junction and Ross roads and flagged down a police officer.

Police asked that anyone with information call Inv. J.L. Bayne at 919-560-4440, ext. 231, or Crime Stoppers at 919-683-1200.