Man killed entering home in eastern Durham County

From Staff ReportsAugust 23, 2013 

— Durham sheriff's deputies were investigating the shooting death of a man who entered a home at 307 Stoney Creek Circle early Friday morning, according to sheriff's department spokesman Paul Sherwin.

Sherwin said the man who entered the home was shot and mortally wounded during an altercation inside the residence occupied by four people. Authorities are searching for shooter, who left the home before deputies arrives, he said.

The deceased was known to the people in the home, Sherwin said.

Sherwin said deputies were dispatched to the residence at 1:37 a.m.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Sheriff’s Investigations Division at 919-560-0880 or the Sheriff’s Crime Tip Line at 919-560-7151.


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