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Durham Police Investigate Homicide

Posted December 29, 2007 7:05 p.m. EST

— Durham police are investigating a homicide that happened Saturday afternoon.

Officers responded to a shooting call in the 100 block of Roberson Street shortly after 4 p.m. When they arrived, they found a male in the road who had been shot.

The male, whose name was not released, was taken to Duke University Hospital, where he was pronounced dead.

Two males were seen running from the scene, police said. No further details were available.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Criminal Investigations Division at 560-4440 or CrimeStoppers at 683-1200. CrimeStoppers pays cash rewards for information leading to arrests in felony cases and callers never have to identify themselves.