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Police: Fight leads to Durham man's death

Posted October 3, 2011 3:24 p.m. EDT

— Police said Monday that a Friday night fight resulted in the death of a Durham man.

William Alan Green, 26, of Morreene Road, died at Duke University Hospital on Saturday morning after being shot shortly after 9:30 p.m. Friday, police said.

Green and a friend were driving around and got into an argument with someone near the intersection of Sima Drive and Ridgeway Avenue, police said. After shots were fired, the two men drove off and sought help near North Carolina Central University.

No other details were released, but police said they don't believe the shooting was random.

Anyone with information about the shooting is asked to call Durham police at 919-560-4440, extension 29335, or Crime Stoppers at 919-683-1200.