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Suspect sketch released in north Raleigh shooting

Posted August 18, 2010 7:18 a.m. EDT

— Raleigh police on Tuesday released a sketch of a man they believe shot a woman in a north Raleigh apartment complex in July.

Police said a woman was shot by an unknown man at 2811 Calliope Way, off Old Wake Forest Road, around 10 p.m. on July 18.

Police described the suspect as a light-skinned black man, between 5 feet 6 inches and 5 feet 8 inches tall, weighing about 130 pounds. He wore his hair in braided, shoulder-length corn rows and has crooked, overlapping front teeth.

Anyone who believe they might know or have seen the suspect should call Raleigh police detectives at 919-996-3555 or Raleigh Crime Stoppers at 919-834-4357. Crime Stoppers pays cash rewards for anonymous tips that help solve cases.