Police say intruder shot in Durham apartment break-in

From Staff ReportsJuly 9, 2013 

— Police who answered a call about a shooting early Tuesday found that a wounded man at a Falls Pointe Drive apartment was suspected of breaking into the residence, they said.

Just before 1 a.m., officials said, officers were sent to an apartment at 500 Falls Pointe Drive.

They found a man shot in his left, upper arm, then found out he was suspected of breaking into the apartment, they said.

Police asked that anyone with information that could help investigators 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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