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One arrested, one sought in Durham shooting

Posted June 28, 2010
Updated July 1, 2010

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— Durham police charged two people Monday in connection with a shooting at Pinecrest apartments, 608 Hardee St., that left one man dead and two men injured.

Officers were patrolling near the apartment complex around 3:10 a.m. when they heard several gunshots.

One man died from wounds and two others were transported to Duke University Hospital for treatment, police spokeswoman Kammie Michael said.

Police later charged Tracey Renee Elliott, 24, of Breda Lane in Creedmoor, and Roger Lee Evans, 25, of Midland Terrace in Durham, with murder.

Elliott was being held in the Durham County jail without bond. Police were still looking for Evans, who is known to frequent Bentwood Apartments on Junction Road.

More shooting details, including the identities and conditions of the victims, haven't been released.

Anyone with information on Evans' whereabouts is asked to call Investigator Robinson at 919-560-4440, ext. 29335, or Crime Stoppers at 919-683-1200.

Crime Stoppers pays cash rewards for information leading to arrests in felony cases and callers never have to identify themselves.

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