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Man Enters Guilty Plea In Murder Of Durham Nurse

Posted October 8, 2004 11:14 a.m. EDT

— A man pleaded guilty in Durham Superior Court to the kidnapping and murder of a woman.

Prosecutors say Naeem Mahmoud and Anthony Patterson kidnapped and shot Tia Carroway two years ago.

Patterson pleaded guilty earlier in October. He was sentenced to life without parole.

Mahmoud will get 24 to 31 years in prison. In court Friday, he apologized to the victim's family.