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Man Accused Of Durham Home Invasion Faces New Charge

Posted June 3, 2003 6:19 a.m. EDT

— A new charge was issued Monday against a man accused of a violent home invasion.

A grand jury indicted 21-year-old Jason Brown for attempted murder.

According to police, Brown broke into a Durham home, cut the phone lines, tied up the elderly homeowner and slit his throat.

Brown turned himself in a few days later, telling police he didn't want anyone else to get the reward money for his arrest.