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Durham Police Seek Second Suspect In Deadly Shooting

Posted July 17, 2005

— The Durham Police Department issued an arrest warrant for 34-year-old Charles Everette Hightower, who is wanted in connection with the deadly shooting of a 30-year-old man Saturday night.

Shortly after midnight Saturday, police officers arrived at a house on Farthing Street after receiving a 911 call.

Inside the house, officers found that Ralph Joseph had been shot to death.

Police arrested Valehia Williams Saturday and charged the 21-year-old with Joseph's murder.

Hightower also faces murder charges.

If you have any information about the whereabouts of Hightower, please call



If you have information regarding the homicide, please call Durham CrimeStoppers at




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