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May 28, 2014 1:21 PM

John A. Byrd named new director of State Crime Lab

After a national search, North Carolina Attorney General Roy Cooper has found a director for the State Crime Lab in his own backyard. Cooper's office announced Wednesday that John A. Byrd, a forensic scientist manager at the lab, will take over the position, starting June 2.

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