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Hillsborough Teens Appear in Court

Posted October 7, 1996 12:00 a.m. EDT

— Three Hillsborough teens made their first court appearances Monday in connection with charges of murder.

Thursday, police arrested 16-year-old Richard Earl Sorrell (pictured at left) and charged him with killing 18-year-old Calvin Keeter behind a Hillborough McDonald's restaurant.

After questioning Sorrell, police also charged him in connection with the stabbing death of 21-year-old John Creighton of Durham. Police have been searching for Creighton's killer for several weeks.

Two other teens are charged with aiding in Creighton's death.