Man dies after shooting outside Durham convenience store

Durham County News

DURHAM, N.C. (WNCN) — A man was critically wounded and later died following a Durham shooting Sunday evening, police said.

The incident was reported just after 6:30 p.m. near a convenience store at the corner of Morning Glory and Alston avenues, Durham police said.

The victim was in front of the Family Food Mart when he was shot, police said.

The man was taken to a nearby hospital for treatment of his injuries, which police said were critical.

Police blocked off the sidewalk and part of the store’s parking lot with crime scene tape.

The area is a block from East Main Street.

Police later announced the man died at the hospital.

“This is an active investigation and no further details are available at this time,” a news release from Durham police said.

Anyone with information about the deadly shooting is asked to call Investigator M. Adams at (919) 560-4440, ext. 29546 or CrimeStoppers at (919) 683-1200

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