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Durham Police Arrest Murder Suspect

Posted November 29, 1996 12:00 a.m. EST

— Durham police have arrested a suspect in the 42nd homicide of the year in the Bull City.

Lacy Dowdy has been arrested and charged with murder in connection with the death of 18-year-old Samuel Lemons.

Lemons was found dead behind Dowdy's home on Nov. 22.

Both teenagers lived in the West End neighborhood.