Man shot to death, teen seriously injured in Durham park shooting

DURHAM, N.C. (WNCN) – Durham Police are investigating a double shooting Wednesday afternoon that killed one man and seriously injured a male teen, authorities confirmed.

UPDATE: 15-year-old charged with murder in Durham double shooting that left 1 dead

A woman who identified herself as the mother and aunt of the victims spoke to CBS North Carolina. She said the two were shot in Rockwood Park, then ran to a house nearby.

The shooting occurred around 5:40 p.m.

The woman said her son was transported to the hospital but her nephew died. The deceased victim has been identified as Denzel Holloway, 27, of Durham. Police did not release the name of the 17-year-old who was injured. Police said he was transported to the hospital with serious injuries.

No charges have been filed and police don’t believe the shooting was random.


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