Durham County

Orange County deputies investigate Durham shooting death

Deputies with the Orange County Sheriff’s Office are investigating a shooting death Sunday at a private residence in Durham.

The Orange County Sheriff’s Office Communication Center received a 911 call at 8:05 a.m. Sunday about a shooting at a home at 3601 Brockwell Road in Durham.

Sheriff deputies and other emergency personnel were dispatched to the address.

When deputies arrived they found one deceased male with an apparent gunshot wound.

Orange County Sheriff’s Office investigators said they do not believe the shooting was a “random act” and that it appears to have been an isolated incident.

Investigators said there was no immediate concern for the public’s safety.

The name of the victim was being withheld pending additional investigation and notification of his next of kin.

This story will be updated as developments warrant.

Colin Warren-Hicks: 919-419-6636, @CWarrenHicks

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