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Woman shot in shoulder at Durham hotel

Posted February 25, 2017 7:16 a.m. EST
Updated February 25, 2017 11:13 a.m. EST

Durham Police Department

— A woman suffered a gunshot wound to her shoulder after someone fired a gun inside hotel in Durham.

The shooting call came in around 5:40 a.m. at the Double Tree hotel at 2515 Meridian Pkwy., according to Durham police.

Police said the woman was in one of the rooms with a man, but the relationship between the two was unclear.

The man was also injured and was not speaking, but police did not know the nature of his injuries. Authorities believe the man was under the influence of some substance.

Police said the woman's injuries were not serious.

Neither person was identified.