Durham man, hit by bullet while sleeping, dies

From staff reportsDecember 11, 2013 

— A man hit by a bullet fired into an apartment in Durham last weekend has died of his wounds, police said Wednesday.

Darren Taylor, 27, was shot while he was sleeping on a couch in the apartment at 143 Commerce St. early last Saturday.

Police have not made any arrests in the case yet, and it is now being treated as a homicide, spokeswoman Kammie Michael said.

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