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Former Wake Teaching Assistant Killed In Va. Shooting

Posted November 15, 2005 6:59 a.m. EST

— The search is on for the man accused of killing a former Wake County teaching assistant.

Investigators said Melvin Williams shot and killed Yvette Raeford in her apartment parking lot in Richmond, Va.

Police believe the shooting is domestic-related.

Raeford was born and raised in Zebulon. She worked at Hodge Road Elementary until October 2003, when she moved to Richmond.