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1 injured in Durham strip mall shooting

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DURHAM, N.C. -

Durham police said one person was injured in a shooting Friday on Avondale Drive.

Officers arrived at a strip mall in the 1400 block of Avondale Drive and found Jacinto Barr, 33, suffering from a gunshot wound to the shoulder, police said. Barr was found inside a barber shop in the strip mall.

Barr was taken to the hospital for treatment of non-life threatening injuries, police said.

Witnesses told police two individuals fired weapons at each other, striking five unoccupied vehicles and three occupied businesses.

Durham police arrested Freddy Cheek, 33, after witnesses said a shooter in the incident ran into the laundry mat nearby.

Cheek told police he fired his weapon and was shot at during the incident.

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