61-year-old man found shot to death in Durham Saturday night ID’d

DURHAM, N.C. (WNCN) — A man was found shot to death in Durham late Saturday night, police said.

The incident happened around 10:45 p.m. in the 1400 block of Mathison Street, according to police.

Durham police were on the scene investigating the shooting until around 6 a.m. Sunday. The scene is in an area just off the Durham Freeway near South Alston Avenue.

Police identified the victim on Monday as Fredrick McLucas, 61, of Durham.

Police said a male suspect was taken into custody near the scene Saturday night, but said on Monday that the investigation is ongoing and no charges have been filed.

Anyone with information is asked to call Investigator T. Blake at (919) 560-4440 or CrimeStoppers at (919) 683-1200. CrimeStoppers pays cash rewards for information leading to arrests in felony cases and callers never have to identify themselves.


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