Officers responded to a shooting call in the 4800 block of Danube Lane shortly after 6:30 p.m.
When they arrived, they found Lorenzo Puebla Hernandez, 47, of Danube Lane, who had been shot. Hernandez was taken to the hospital, where he died Saturday morning.
Hernandez was walking back to his apartment when the shooting occurred, according to investigators. No charges have been filed at this time.
Anyone with information is asked to call CrimeStoppers at (919) 683-1200.