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One dead, one injured after shooting at Durham Cook Out overnight

Posted September 13, 2020 6:24 a.m. EDT
Updated September 14, 2020 1:35 p.m. EDT

One person shot at a Durham Cook Out early Sunday morning.

— Two people were shot near the Cook Out off of Hillsborough Road in Durham at around 3 a.m. on Sunday, according to officials.

A man, Otha Watson, 26, of Durham, died Sunday afternoon at an area hospital. A woman was also shot, but her injuries were not expected to be life-threatening.

Officials have not released details about a suspect or if anyone has been charged.

If someone has information about this crime, they are encouraged to reach out to the Durham Police Department at 919-560-4440, ext. 29322 or Crime Stoppers at 919-683-1200.

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