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Man found dead in Durham parking lot; case ruled homicide

Durham, North Carolina, police said officers found a man dead in a parking lot in the 200 block of South Alston Avenue on Wednesday, Sept. 12, 2018. They listed his death as a homicide.
Durham, North Carolina, police said officers found a man dead in a parking lot in the 200 block of South Alston Avenue on Wednesday, Sept. 12, 2018. They listed his death as a homicide. Google Maps

Police found a man dead in a parking lot on South Alston Avenue early Wednesday, and they said they are treating the case as a homicide.

He was identified as Jacob Kameron Secor, 24, of Durham in a statement issued by the department Wednesday afternoon. Secor had been shot, investigators said.

Police were dispatched to the area of the 200 block of the street, between Angier Avenue and East Pettigrew Street, shortly before 4:30 a.m., spokesman Wil Glenn said, and they found the man.

Police withheld any other information about the incident. Anyone with information is asked to call Durham police at (919) 560-4440, ext. 29322 or CrimeStoppers at (919) 683-1200.

Staff writer Joe Johnson contributed to this story.

Ron Gallagher 919-829-4572 @RPGKT
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