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Chapel Hill police: Franklin Street fight led to shooting, arrest

Posted June 22, 2014

Ledarren Parker

— Chapel Hill police say a fight on Franklin Street led to one man being shot and another being arrested early Sunday.

The shooting happened shortly after 2:30 a.m. in the 100 block of East Franklin Street.

Steven Charles Moore Jr. was taken to UNC Hospitals with non-life-threatening injuries.

Police arrested Ledarren Deshawn Parker, 18, of N. Gurthrie Avenue in Durham, and charged him with assault with a deadly weapon inflicting serious injury and resisting arrest. He was being held in the Orange County jail under a $15,000 secured bond.

No other information was released.

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  • Brian Jenkins Jun 23, 2014

    Shoot someone and get a $15k bond. Possess 453 grams of a plant and you're looking at $25K-$50k bond minimum. The latter doesnt even have a victim.