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Durham police charge man with murder in Saturday morning shooting

Posted May 2, 2020 12:39 p.m. EDT
Updated May 4, 2020 2:17 p.m. EDT

Stuvon Aitrae Snipes

— One Durham man is dead and another charged with murder after a shooting Saturday morning on on Blacknall Street near Plum Street.

Police believe Stuvon Aitrae Snipes, 22, shot and killed 42-year-old Nathan Futrell in the 200 block of Blacknall Street.​​​​​​​ Police responding to the report of gunshots found Futrell lying near the intersection of Blacknall and Plum streets. Futrell was taken to the hospital, where he later died.​​​​​​​

Snipes was charged Monday with murder, robbery with a dangerous weapon and possession of a firearm by a convicted felon. He was being held at the Durham County jail without bond.

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