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Henderson man arrested in connection with August murder

Posted October 27, 2012 8:40 a.m. EDT

— Henderson police on Friday arrested a 25-year-old man in connection with an August shooting that killed a 50-year-old Henderson man. 

Darius Montreal Benson faces first-degree murder charges in the death of Curtis Morton, who was shot inside a Henderson home on Hamilton Street at about 12:30 a.m. on Aug. 4. 

Benson was in the Vance County jail Saturday morning under no bond and will make his first court appearance Nov. 5. 

No other information about the investigation was released.