They were called to a strip mall in the 2500 block of Fayetteville Street, near Burlington Avenue, just after 6:30 p.m.
When they arrived on the scene, police found 27-year-old Maurice Frank Streeter with several gunshot wounds.
Streeter was taken to the hospital, where he died la short time later.
No arrests have been made and further details have not been released.
Anyone with information is asked to call Investigator Cristaldi at (919) 560-4440, ext. 29322 or CrimeStoppers at (919) 683-1200.