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18-year-old shot inside Durham home dies, case now a homicide

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DURHAM, N.C. -

Durham police said an 18-year-old that was found shot inside his home Saturday night on Lee Street has died as a result of his injuries.

Officers responded to a shooting call around 9:45 p.m. Saturday in the 600 block of Lee Street, police said. Rakwon Smith, 18, was found shot inside his residence.

Police said the bullets that injured Smith were fired from outside the residence.

No charges have been filed. The case is now being investigated as a homicide.

Anyone with information is asked to call Investigator A. Cristaldi at (919) 560-4440, ext. 29322 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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