Police looking for 4 teens charged in Durham shooting

From staff reportsJanuary 24, 2013 

— Investigators are trying to locate three teens in a shooting that left another Durham teen wounded Wednesday night on Elizabeth Street.

They are looking for: Richard Tiberious “R.T.” Bonaparte Jr., 17, of Dakota Street; Demarkee Rayheem Midgette, 16, of Cathy Drive; and Dontae Lamont Richardson, 17, of Grant Street.

Bonaparte is charged with conspiracy to commit assault with a deadly weapon inflicting serious injury.

Midgette is charged with conspiracy to commit an assault with a deadly weapon inflicting serious injury and one charge of possession of a handgun by a minor.

Richardson is charged with assault with a deadly weapon inflicting serious injury, discharging a firearm within city limits and possession of a handgun by a minor.

A 15-year-old juvenile has also been charged with conspiracy.

The shooting was reported at 7:12 p.m. in the 700 block of Elizabeth Street, according to police spokeswoman Kammie Michael.

The 16-year-old victim argued with the four teens before he was shot in the leg. His wound was not life-threatening, Michael said.

Anyone with information about these suspects should call investigators at 919-560-4281, ext. 29122, or Crime Stoppers at 919-683-1200.

Crime Stoppers pays cash rewards for information leading to arrests in felony cases and callers never have to identify themselves.

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