Suspect sought in shooting at Durham apartment complex

DURHAM (WTVD) -- Durham police investigators are trying to find a man wanted in connection with a shooting Wednesday afternoon on Garrett Road.

Rudy Perez, 18, of West Cornwallis Road is facing charges of attempted first-degree murder, three counts of assault with a deadly weapon with intent to kill and one count of felony conspiracy.

The shooting was reported shortly after 1:30 p.m. on Wednesday in the parking lot of an apartment complex in the 4200 block of Garrett Road.


Police said two groups started fighting and shots were fired.

An 18-year-old man was shot multiple times and taken to the Duke hospital for treatment of serious injuries.

Anyone with information on the whereabouts of Perez is asked to call Investigator Owens at (919) 560-4583, ext. 29365 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.

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