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27-year-old surrenders to police in connection with fatal Durham shooting

Posted May 25

Ethan John Booker

— A Durham man surrendered to police Thursday in connection with a shooting that left one man dead earlier this month.

James Edward Legg, 30, was found dead on a sidewalk along the 900 block of West Main Street just after 2 a.m. on May 13.

Ethan John Booker, 27, was arrested Thursday and charged with voluntary manslaughter, possession of a firearm by a convicted felon and discharging a firearm within city limits.

Booker was released from the Durham County Jail after posting $50,000 bond. He is scheduled to appear in court Friday morning.


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