Durham men charged with shooting each other
Posted January 30, 2013
Durham, N.C. — Police said Wednesday that they have charged three Durham men in connection with a recent shooting on Trinity Avenue, including two who were wounded in the incident.
Two men were shot in the 900 block of West Trinity Avenue on Jan. 21. Police said Adam Yunus Coovadia and Brandon Neville shot each other and that Coovadia remains hospitalized.
Coovadia, 19, of State Street, is charged with assault with a deadly weapon with intent to kill inflicting serious injury, possession of marijuana with the intent to manufacture, sell or deliver, possession of drug paraphernalia and two counts of possession of controlled substances within 1,000 feet of a school.
Neville, 20, of Waterford Valley Drive, faces a charge of assault with a deadly weapon with intent to kill inflicting serious injury.
He has been released from the hospital and wasn't in custody Wednesday.
A third man, Cedric Lamar Green, 20, of Autumn Ridge Drive, faces a charge of possession of a stolen firearm in connection with the shooting. He likewise wasn't in custody Wednesday.
Anyone with information on the whereabouts of Neville or Green is asked to call Durham police at 919-560-4583, extension 29357, or 919-560-4582, extension 29248, or Crime Stoppers at 919-683-1200.