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Durham Man Beaten In February Dies From Injuries

Posted September 29, 2003 2:31 a.m. EDT

— A 50-year-old Durham man who was severely beaten in February died Friday as a result of his injuries.

Durham police said Larry Holland was beaten during an argument with another man on February 14 in the parking lot at 545 Liberty Street. The man punched Holland in the face and stomped on his head.

Investigators arrested Antonio Ryals, 24, of 323 Dowd Street on March 27 and charged him with assault with a deadly weapon with intent to kill inflicting serious injury. The charge against Ryals will be upgraded to murder.