Brandon Perry, at left, and Hashiem Smith are being sought in connection with a Nov. 14, 2017, shooting on South Hoover Road.
Brandon Perry, at left, and Hashiem Smith are being sought in connection with a Nov. 14, 2017, shooting on South Hoover Road.

Durham County

U.S. Marshals charge 1 man with attempted murder, seeking others in Durham shooting

By Tammy Grubb

tgrubb@heraldsun.com

December 06, 2017 04:53 PM

DURHAM

Police charged a man Wednesday with attempted murder in a Nov. 14 shooting on South Hoover Road.

The U.S. Marshals Service Joint Fugitive Task Force arrested Daiquan Lea McCallum, 20, in the 300 block of Avon Lake Drive. McCallum was charged with attempted first-degree murder and taken to the Durham County Jail.

Daiquan McCallum

Help us deliver journalism that makes a difference in our community.

Our journalism takes a lot of time, effort, and hard work to produce. If you read and enjoy our journalism, please consider subscribing today.

Investigators are trying to locate Hashiem Smith, 20, and Brandon Perry, 21, who also are wanted for attempted first-degree murder. Smith is also wanted for a felony probation violation charge.

The shooting happened around 6:41 p.m. Nov. 14 in the 1100 block of South Hoover Road, where officers found a 22-year-old man who had been shot several times, police reported. The victim, who recovering from his injuries, was sitting on a porch when several men dressed in black approached him and fired several shots, they said.

Anyone with information about where Smith or Perry might be can call investigators at 919-560-4281, ext. 29120, 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.

Tammy Grubb: 919-829-8926, @TammyGrubb