DURHAM, N.C. (WNCN) – Durham police are investigating an armed robbery in the parking lot of the Bojangles on Guess Road Tuesday morning.
Police said that officers responded to a shooting call at the restaurant around 11:15 a.m. but quickly determined that no shots were fired and no one had been hit by gunfire. Although the victim hadn’t been shot, he had been hit on the head with a blunt object.
The victim was taken to the hospital for treatment of injuries that aren’t believed to be life-threatening.
Police said the victim was outside his vehicle in the parking lot when he was attacked and robbed of cash at gunpoint.
The robbery and attack does not appear to have been random, according to police.
No charges have been filed and no further details are available at this time.
Anyone with information is asked to call Investigator Cristaldi at (919) 560-4440, ext. 29283 or CrimeStoppers at (919) 683-1200. CrimeStoppers pays cash rewards for information leading to arrest in felony cases and callers never have to identify themselves.