Man found fatally shot near downtown Durham

dkane@newsobserver.comFebruary 1, 2014 

— A shooting Saturday afternoon about a mile east of downtown took the life of a 28-year-old resident, police said.

Alfredo D. Jobel was found dead on the sidewalk in the 1400 block of Liberty Street. Police said he had been in a vehicle when the shooting occurred.

The vehicle went out of control after the shooting and collided with a second vehicle. Two people in the second vehicle were taken to the hospital for treatment and then released.

Investigators are trying to determine the cause of the shooting. No charges had been filed early Saturday evening.

Police ask anyone with information to call Investigator A. Cristaldi at 919-560-4440, ext. 29322, or CrimeStoppers at 919-683-1200.

Kane: 919-829-4861; Twitter: @dankanenando

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