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FBI: Virginia fugitive might be in the Triangle

Posted February 4, 2010 5:18 p.m. EST

— A fugitive wanted in Norfolk, Va. for distribution of heroin might be in the Triangle, the Federal Bureau of Investigation said Thursday.

Maurice Harvey Witherspoon, 47, might be in the Raleigh or Durham areas. He also goes by the name Monk.

Witherspoon is described as a black man, 5-foot-2 and about 135 pounds.

Anyone with information about Witherspoon’s whereabouts should contact the FBI at 704-377-9200.