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Raleigh shooting victim identified

Posted August 6, 2008 7:41 a.m. EDT
Updated August 6, 2008 2:46 p.m. EDT

— Raleigh police are investigating a fatal shooting that happened early Wednesday in the 1900 block of Hawkins Street.

Police responded to a report that someone had been shot shortly after midnight and found a man behind the Valero Mart. He was taken to WakeMed, where he died.

The man was identified as 47-year-old Constantino Martinez-Hernandez, police said. They didn't release any information about suspects or a possible motive.

Anyone with information about the shooting is asked to call the Raleigh Police Department’s Detective Division at 919-890-3555 or Crime Stoppers at 919-226-CRIME.