Man seriously hurt in W. Trinity Ave. shooting in Durham

A man was seriously hurt by a gunshot Thursday night on West Trinity Avenue near the Durham School of the Arts, police said.

The incident happened about 8 p.m., police spokesman Wil Glenn said.

The man was shot in a leg, but the wound was considered life-threatening, Glenn said.

The incident happened near the intersection of North Duke Street, a block north of the school and near the Duke Tower Hotel and Condominiums.

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