Durham County

16-year-old seriously wounded in Wednesday night shooting

A teenager was shot in the 3800 block of South Roxboro Street, Durham.
A teenager was shot in the 3800 block of South Roxboro Street, Durham.

A 16-year-old boy was seriously injured in a Wednesday night shooting in Durham.

The teenager was taken to a local hospital with injuries described by Durham police spokesman Wil Glenn as serious, but not life-threatening, after being shot in the 3800 block of South Roxboro Street shortly before 7:15 p.m. Wednesday.

No suspects were in custody Wednesday night, but an investigation was underway, according to police.

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