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Chapel Hill man charged in 2015 Carrboro homicide

Posted January 20, 2017 2:45 p.m. EST


— Police on Thursday arrested a Chapel Hill man in connection with the death of a Carrboro man in late 2015.

Tory Amyr Pope, 32, was charged with first-degree murder and armed robbery in the Dec. 26 death of Todd Richardson.

Richardson, 56, was found dead in a home at 101 N.C. Highway 54 by police responding to a request to check on him. His cause of death hasn't been released.

Pope was being held without bond in the Orange County jail.

Anyone with information about the case is asked to call Carrboro police Sgt. M. Metz at 919-918-7409 or Crime Stoppers at 919-942-7515.