Adarius Monquell Fowler was shot near the intersection of North Tarboro Road and Oakwood Avenue shortly before 9 p.m. Friday. He was taken to WakeMed, where he died.
Fowler formerly attended Athens Drive High School.
Police haven't released details about any suspects or a motive in the shooting.
Anyone with information in the case is asked to call the Raleigh Police Department’s Detective Division at 919-996-3555 or Crime Stoppers at 919-226-2746.