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Police Investigate Homicide In Durham

Posted June 18, 2005 1:41 a.m. EDT

— The Durham Police Department discovered a man dead Friday night near a stairway at an apartment building on Chalk Level Road.

Police responded to an assault at about 7:30 p.m. Friday at 901 Chalk Level Road, where they discovered Elvin Edgardo Soto Garido suffering from trauma to his head.

Garido was pronounced dead at the scene.

Anyone with information about this homicide is asked to contact Durham CrimeStoppers at


or Det. D. West at

(919)560-4440 ext. 264