Durham man charged with murder after Monday shooting

From staff reportsNovember 15, 2012 

Terrell Inman


— The man accused of shooting another man several times and leaving him lying in a street Monday night has now been charged with murder, police said today.

Police had initially charged Terrell Thomas Inman of Matilene Avenue with one count of assault with a deadly weapon with intent to kill inflicting serious injury and second-degree kidnapping.

He is accused of shooting Jelani Kaumau Dandy, 24, who was found lying in the 600 block of North Driver Street, between Liberty and Southgate streets. Dandy had been hospitalized at Duke Hospital, where he died Wednesday morning, police said.

Inman, 20, remains in jail without bail.

Police have not released details about the shooting, including a possible motive.

News & Observer is pleased to provide this opportunity to share information, experiences and observations about what's in the news. Some of the comments may be reprinted elsewhere in the site or in the newspaper. We encourage lively, open debate on the issues of the day, and ask that you refrain from profanity, hate speech, personal comments and remarks that are off point. Thank you for taking the time to offer your thoughts.

Commenting FAQs | Terms of Service