Durham police investigate 2nd deadly shooting in 24 hours

Durham County News

DURHAM, N.C. (WNCN) – Durham police are investigating a deadly shooting that happened Thursday afternoon, according to a news release.

Officers responded to the 2500 block of Lane Street around 1:45 p.m. to find a man who had been shot. He died at the scene, police said.

Police identified the victim as Jerel Alexander Brown, 25, of Durham.

Wednesday night, Durham police responded to a shooting along Dearborn Drive. The victim later died at the hospital, police said Thursday.

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