Officers say they got a call about a disturbance with a weapon near the intersection of Allgood and Belvin Avenue shortly before 2 p.m.
When they arrived, they found Jonathan Royster of Piper Street shot and killed. They say a suspect was seen fleeing the scene.
They're trying to identify that person. Anyone with information is asked to call Cpl. Pennica at (919) 560-4440, ext. 29320 or CrimeStoppers at (919) 683-1200. CrimeStoppers pays cash rewards for information leading to arrests in felony cases and callers never have to identify themselves.