Durham Police investigate homicide

April 13, 2008 12:01:23 PM PDT
Police are investigating a homicide that occurred late Saturday night near West Piedmont Avenue at Scout Drive.

Officers were called to a "stabbing" near West Piedmont Avenue at Scout Drive around 8:30 p.m.

When they arrived, the officers found a man lying partially in the road. He had been stabbed in the chest.

The man, whose name is not being released at this time, was transported to Duke Hospital where he was pronounced dead.

Investigators do not have any motive or suspect descriptions. The incident is under investigation.

Anyone with information about the homicide is asked to call Sgt. Jack Cates at 560-4440, ext. 262, or CrimeStoppers at 683-1200.