A man was shot when he interrupted a burglary at his home in the 700 block of Carter Avenue late Sunday, police said.
The man’s two bullet wounds did not appear to be life-threatening, police said. He was taken to Duke University Hospital.
Police said the man told them he found three masked men inside his home when he returned there shortly after 11 p.m.
They shot him during a struggle, he reported.
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The men had fled when police arrived, taking a safe from inside the home, they said.
Anyone with information that could help police in the case was asked to call CrimeStoppers at 919-683-1200.
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