Man shot after his sister is involved in domestic violence incident in Durham, police say

Durham County News

DURHAM, N.C. (WNCN) — A man was hit by gunfire after his sister was involved in a domestic dispute in Durham Saturday afternoon.

The incident was reported just after 5:20 p.m. and was reported as a domestic violence with a weapon call, according to Durham police.

A woman was involved in a domestic violence incident with a suspect at the Extended Stay America at 4515  N.C. 55, just off Interstate 40.

After the domestic violence incident, the suspect fired a gun, police said. The adult brother of the woman was hit by a gunshot, suffering a “graze wound,” a news release from Durham police said.

The man who was shot suffered injuries that are non-life-threatening, police said.

The suspect with the gun was arrested, police said.

The suspect’s name was not released. No other information was provided by police.

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