We thought you’d like to be aware of an incident that occurred on the American Tobacco Trail yesterday.
A biker was riding his bike down the trail near Riddle Road. The biker reported that two young men in their teens were walking down the trail where it breaks off on Riddle Road.
The biker stated he then heard what he believed to be a BB gun going off and felt pellets hitting his jacket. He stated the pellets were coming from the direction he saw the young men.
The biker was not injured and continued riding his bike to his house.
Tip: This is a reminder to be aware of your surroundings at all times and to practice personal safety strategies.
Residents should always report suspicious behaviors and safety hazards promptly to the police department.
Public Affairs Manager
Durham Police Department
505 West Chapel Hill Street
Durham, NC 27701
Phone: 919.560.4322, ext. 29197
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