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Police Search For Suspect In Raleigh Homicide

Posted February 12, 2006 10:57 a.m. EST

— Raleigh police are searching for a man charged in connection with the death of a woman late Friday evening.

Police have charged Charles Darryl Dickerson, 39, with murder in connection with the death of 42-year-old Brenda Fox, whose body was found at about 10:30 p.m. Friday at

119 S. Pettigrew Street

. She had been struck by a blunt object, according to investigators.

Police said that Dickerson and Fox knew each other and they believe the alleged homicide wasn't a random act.

Dickerson stands about 6 feet tall and weighs about 170 pounds. He may be driving a burgundy 2006 Toyota Camry LE with North Carolina license

RXW-4049

, police said.

Anyone with information that might be helpful to investigators is asked to call the Raleigh Police Department at

(919) 890-3555

or CrimeStoppers at

(919) 226-CRIME

.