A 38-year-old man was shot and seriously wounded shortly before 1 a.m. Sunday morning.
The shooting occurred in the 400 block of South Driver Street. The victim had been standing outside and “sustained possible life-threatening injuries,” Durham Police Department spokesman Wil Glenn said.
The suspected shooter fled on foot, Glenn said.
The victim was transported in a private vehicle to a local hospital.
The shooting is under investigation, Glenn said, adding that “no further details” were available.
A Durham Police Watch Commander said at 5:10 p.m. Sunday that police had yet to receive an update on the shooting victim’s health status or condition.
Anyone with information about the shooting is asked to call CrimeStoppers at 919-683-1200. CrimeStoppers pays cash rewards for information leading to arrests in felony cases and callers do not have to identify themselves.
This story will be updated as new information develops.