Cop log: Bouncer stabbed at Devine’s

Aug. 29, 2014 @ 05:41 PM

Bouncer stabbed at Devine’s
DURHAM – A bouncer at Devine’s Grill and Sports Bar was stabbed early Friday morning by a disgruntled patron.
Officers responded the call at the popular West Main Street bar just after 1 a.m.
On scene they found a bouncer with a stab wound in his neck and collarbone area. He told authorities he was stabbed by a man being escorted from the club.
The bouncer was taken to the hospital for non-life threatening injuries.
Witnesses describe the suspect as a bald black male with a muscular build, between 5’5” and 5’8” tall. Witnesses told authorities he was holding a white shirt in his hand.
No charges have been filed at this time.
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Pedestrian-involved collision under investigation

CARRBORO – A pedestrian is the UNC Hospitals with serious injuries after being hit by a car late Thursday night.
Authorities said the pedestrian was on Jones Ferry Road near the intersection with Davie Road about 11:20 p.m., when he or she was hit by a car.
The pedestrian suffered serious, possibly life-threatening injuries, authorities said.
No charges have been filed at this time. The Carrboro Police Department is still investigating what led up to the crash.


Lauren Horsch is the police reporter for The Herald-Sun. She can be reached at 919-419-6646, or by email at lhorsch@heraldsun.com. You can follow her on Twitter at @LaurenHorsch.