Durham, NC (July 29, 2020) - Detectives from the Durham County Sheriff's Office Criminal Investigations Division continue to follow leads into the homicide that took place in the 2800 block of Cheek Road in Durham County on Monday afternoon. At this time, we can release additional information into this ongoing investigation: Just before 12:45 p.m. Monday, two vehicles (an SUV and a silver sedan) were traveling on Cheek when the person(s) inside the sedan began shooting at the people inside the SUV. Both men were struck by gunfire. EMS transported both to an area hospital and as previously reported, one of them died.
Below are the 911 emergency call and surveillance video of the sedan. The Sheriff's Office is looking for any information the public may have about this incident. Anyone with information should contact us at 919-560-7151. You may also call Durham Crimestoppers at 919-683-1200. All calls are anonymous and you may be eligible for a cash reward.
The following information was sent onJuly 27, 2020, at 5:02 p.m.
Investigators from the Durham County Sheriff's Office report that one of the victims of the shooting that occurred Monday afternoon on Cheek Rd has died. After notifying next of kin, we can identify him as 31-year-old Damario Isiah Poole of Durham. The identity and condition of the second victim is being withheld at this time.Investigators continue to process the scene for evidence.If members of the public have information on this case they should contact our tip line by calling 919-560-7151 or Durham Crimestoppers at 919-683-1200.
The following information was sent onJuly 27, 2020, at 2:15 p.m.
This afternoon at approximately 12:45 p.m. the Durham County Sheriff's Office responded to the report of a shooting on the 2800 block Cheek Rd. Two victims were transported to an area hospital with gunshot wounds.
Investigators are on the scene, no further information is available at this time.