Reward offered in Durham Freeway shooting

Michael Hunter (Image courtesy Durham Police Department)

November 23, 2011 9:58:27 AM PST
Police are offering a Crimestoppers reward for information leading to an arrest in a murder along the Durham Freeway in June.

Crimestoppers rewards range from $100 to $1,500 depending on the seriousness of the crime.

Click here for more information on how the system works

Thirty-year -old Michael Orlando Hunter died June 18 around 4:30 p.m. Police initially went to check out a report of a traffic accident, but learned Hunter had been shot.

His black BMW 323 was found crashed into a tree near Jackie Robinson Drive.

Investigators said they believe Hunter was shot in the area of Hwy 147 at the Fayetteville Rd. exit and then drove approximately 200 yards before losing control of the car and running off the road. 

Hunter, of Stonehedge Avenue, was pronounced dead at the scene.

Investigators are asking any witnesses to the shooting or anyone with information to call Investigator Soucie at (919) 560-4440, ext. 29337 or CrimeStoppers at (919) 683-1200. Callers to CrimeStoppers never have to identify themselves.

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