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Durham man accused of murder surrenders to police

Posted January 25, 2012

— A man wanted in a shooting death in the Parkwood community surrendered to Durham police Wednesday morning.

Christopher Herrera Posada, 20, is charged with murdering Jose Fernando Garcia, 47, who was found dead at a home at 1444 Sedwick Road around 7 p.m. Monday.

Posada is the son of Garcia's girlfriend and lived at the home.


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  • wildcat Jan 26, 2012

    He did the right thing in surrinding.

  • buford Jan 25, 2012

    Maybe protecting his mom? I hope so.

  • lb27608 Jan 25, 2012

    "durham nc is becoming crime capital of nc"

    Not even close. Go to Rocky Mount sometime and see what you think then.

  • InnocentBystander21 Jan 25, 2012

    durham nc is becoming crime capital of nc

  • udaycoosay Jan 25, 2012

    Got his gun from the ATF.

  • sjb2k1 Jan 25, 2012

    drove past this house this morning and saw about 7 cops standing out front. crazy. silly me thought the helicopter was for something far less serious.