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Police: Man drove off with woman's son after Durham shooting; boy found safe

Posted December 6, 2017 6:08 a.m. EST
Updated December 6, 2017 6:50 a.m. EST

— Police are searching for a man who shot a woman during a domestic dispute in Durham.

Officers were called around 1:30 a.m. to the Circle K on N.C. Highway 55 and East Cornwallis Road where they found the woman who was shot in the leg. Police said the woman was shot while she was in a car with the suspect, but it was unclear if they were driving or parked.

The suspect, who was not identified, drove away with the woman's son still in the vehicle. The man took the boy to a relative's house in Greensboro, but police are still searching for the suspect.

The woman's injury is not life-threatening.