Man shot, killed during argument in parking lot, Durham police say

Durham County News

DURHAM, N.C. (WNCN)– A man was shot and killed during an altercation in the parking lot of a business complex, Durham police said.

The shooting happened around 2:30 a.m. Sunday at 2419 Guess Road.

Police said officers received a call regarding a man who had been shot in the parking lot.

The man was taken to the hospital where he later died, police said.

A witness told police the man was shot during an argument.

Witnesses on scene told CBS 17 that they heard around six gun shots in the parking lot.

No charges have been filed at this time.

Anyone with information on this shooting is asked to call Investigator Evans at (919) 560-4440, ext. 29336 or CrimeStoppers at (919) 683-1200. CrimeStoppers pays cash rewards for information leading to arrests in felony cases and callers never have to identify themselves.

This is the sixth person shot in the last six days in Durham.

On Thursday night, two people were killed and another two were injured in a quadruple shooting along the 1600 block of Holloway Street, which is near the intersection of North Briggs Avenue.

Less than four hours later on early Friday morning, a woman was shot in an unrelated shooting in the 4000-block of Tranquil Road by her boyfriend.

The latest data from Durham police shows that so far this year, there have been more than 350 shooting incidents and more than 110 people have been shot.

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