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Durham Assault Suspect Caught

Posted April 12, 2008 7:24 p.m. EDT

— A Durham assault suspect was apprehended Saturday as a result of a Crimestoppers tip.

Clifton Edward Farrington Jr., 29, of Saxony Drive, was charged with assaulting a 54-year-old man on April 4 on Dayton Sreet The victim suffered head and facial injuries.

Durham police said Farrington was picked up on Crest Street.