Durham police arrest second man in 2012 killing

From Staff ReportsMarch 7, 2013 

Durham police have arrested a second man in connection with May 2012 homicide on Mordecai Street.

Officers responded to a shooting call in the 3300 block of Mordecai Street at 2:29 a.m. on May 1, 2012. They found Carl Anthony Pressley, 35, of 3307 Mordecai St. shot inside his apartment. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

Investigators think Presley was shot after two males forced their way into the apartment.

On May 2, 2012 officers arrested Kerry W. Graham Jr., 16, of 1315 Morreene Road and charged him with first-degree murder and first-degree burglary in connection with this case. He was arrested at the Red Roof Inn on N.C. 55.

Thursday, investigators charged Marcus Devon Shareef, 24, of Raynor Street with murder, attempted robbery with a dangerous weapon, conspiracy to commit robbery with a dangerous weapon and first-degree burglary.

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