Man dead, another injured in Durham shooting

May 6, 2019

Police are investigating after one man was fatally shot and another was found injured Saturday night.

Around 10:45 p.m., officers with the Durham Police Department responded to a report of a shooting near Colfax Street and Linwood Avenue.

When officers arrived, they discovered the two men had been shot. Aljawon Sumpter, 32, of Durham, died as a result of his injuries. The other man was suffering from non-life-threatening injuries. His name was not released.

Anyone with information is asked to call Investigator Huelsman at 919-560-4440, ext. 29341, or Crime Stoppers at 919-683-1200.