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Durham man charged with murder

Posted June 3, 2009

— Durham police charged Javon Alexander Randolph, 18, of 1617-A Fayetteville St., with murder Wednesday in the shooting death of a man found in the street April 5.

Police arrested Randolph Wednesday morning. They said he shot Garba Gajam Mohammed, 41, of Raleigh. Mohammed died at Duke University Hospital after being found on the side of the road at 610 Troy St.

Randolph was placed in Durham County Jail without bond.


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  • notagain1903 Jun 3, 2009

    taxman hit the nail on the head!!!
    The boys in the joint will be waiting for this "Tough guy" to become the prom queen on the cell block...

  • Tax Man Jun 3, 2009

    Again, where is this young man's family - how can his parents let something like this happen? Shame. But he is a hero in his community now - a real icon of power.

  • BoSox_Girl Jun 3, 2009

    The key will be if he was 18 on or before April 5th. Isn't that sad?

  • DeathRow-IFeelYourPain-NOT Jun 3, 2009

    He's 18. So can we get a Death Penalty case here?