A male flagged down an officer around 9:24 p.m. on November 2, 2008 and told him a man had been shot near the intersection of Dowd and Elizabeth Streets.
The officer found Ernesto Allen, 27, of Gray Avenue lying on the curb in front of 418 Dowd Street. He was taken to Duke University Hospital, where he was pronounced dead a short time later.
Contributing Information Regarding Unsolved Cases
If you have information on any of these unsolved homicide cases, you are asked to send an email
or call 919-560-4118. Information may be provided in Spanish as well as English.
You can also call the CrimeStoppers Tip Line at 919-683-1200. CrimeStoppers pays cash for information leading to arrests in felony cases and callers never have to identify themselves.
Click or call 919-560-1200