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Suspect In Raleigh Home Invasion Arrested

Posted July 20, 2006 11:38 a.m. EDT

— Raleigh police have arrested a man wanted in connection with a violent home invasion.

Maurice Pierce, 26, was taken into custody Wednesday night and charged with attempted murder and robbery.

Investigators said Pierce and two other suspects -- Tavoris Darnell Latimer, 30, and Lorenzo Julius Robinson III, 19 -- broke into an apartment on Six Forks Road on Monday night, robbed a man and cut his throat.

The victim, David Joseph Paul, 23, was able to call for help. He was taken to WakeMed.