Durham County

Durham County Sheriff’s Office looking for gunman in home armed robbery shooting

Detectives with the Durham County Sheriff's Office are investigating an alleged armed robbery at a home in the 200 block of Breedlove Avenue in Durham early Wednesday.

Around 5:40 a.m., deputies responded to the residence where a man had been shot. Paramedics took him to the hospital where he was receiving medical treatment. His name and his condition were not released by law enforcement.

According to preliminary information, the shooting did not appear to be random, the Sheriff’s Office said. Investigators are searching for the gunman and pursuing leads in the case.

Anyone with information that could assist with their investigation is urged to call the Sheriff's Office at 919-560-0900 or Durham CrimeStoppers at 919-683-1200.

Cliff Bellamy: 919-419-6744, @CliffBellamy1