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Hillsborough Teens Appear in Court

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HILLSBOROUGH — Three Hillsborough teens made theirfirst court appearances Monday in connection with charges of murder.

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

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

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

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