Man shot, suffers life-threatening injuries, Durham police say

Durham County News

DURHAM, N.C. (WNCN) — Durham police are investigating after a man was shot and suffered life-threatening injuries on Wednesday morning, according to authorities.

The shooting scene at Holloway Street and N. Briggs Avenue (Photo: Crystal Price/CBS 17)

Police responded to a shooting in the 1600-block of Holloway Street near N. Briggs Avenue after 11 a.m.

The area around a convenience store was blocked off with police tape and a black car was parked within the crime scene, according to a photo from CBS 17 reporter Crystal Price.

At least 20 evidence markers could be seen on the ground at the scene, Price said.

People at a nearby barbershop told Price that they heard around 15 gunshots and immediately dropped to the ground.

The man was transported to the hospital with life-threatening injuries. The shooting is under investigation and no further information is available at this time, police said.

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