13-year-old boy shot walking home in Durham, police say

Durham County News

DURHAM, N.C. (WNCN) – A Durham teenager was shot while walking home from a basketball court on Monday evening, police said.

A 13-year-old boy was shot around 7:45 p.m. at the McDougald Terrace apartments along the 800 block of Ridgeway Avenue in Durham. He was walking home when four to five shots were fired, police said.

The boy suffered non-life threatening injuries and is expected to be OK. He was transported to the hospital.

Police did not have any information on a suspect and were unable to find a scene. No charges have been filed.

Anyone with information is asked to call CrimeStoppers at (919) 683-1200. CrimeStoppers pays cash rewards for information leading to arrests in felony cases and callers never have to identify themselves.

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