Durham police have launched the identify of a man who was fatally shot Friday morning on a North Carolina highway.
Timothy Jones, 31, of Roxboro, was shot a number of instances on N.C. 55, the Durham Police Department mentioned in a information launch. He died on the hospital, police mentioned.
Officers have been dispatched to the taking pictures name within the 5000 block of the highway round 10 a.m. Friday.
The News & Observer requested police for extra info and whether or not a suspect has been recognized, however a spokesman mentioned they’d no additional particulars right now.
As of Tuesday night, the division had not introduced any expenses.
On Feb. 6, the newest week for which police had revealed crime statistics, there had been a complete of 5 prison homicides within the metropolis this 12 months.
There were 37 homicides in Durham final 12 months, and 38 in 2019, in line with the division’s web site.