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Durham police probe slaying

Posted April 23, 2009 10:35 a.m. EDT

— Durham police are investigating a Wednesday afternoon slaying on West Trinity Avenue.

Officers were dispatched to 900 West Trinity Ave., Apt. 8 shortly before 2 p.m. Upon arrival, they found the body of as Charles D. Nero, 34, inside the apartment.

Investigators are not releasing the cause of death at this time, but say the case is being investigated as a homicide.

Anyone with information is asked to call Investigator Gill at 919-560-4440, ext. 29322 or Crime Stoppers at 919-683-1200. Crime Stoppers pays cash rewards for information leading to arrests in felony cases and callers are never identified.