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Durham Police Scuffle with Suspect

Posted May 5, 1997 12:00 a.m. EDT

— Durham police struggled with a suspected burglar Sunday night. They say a man was trying to get away in a car full of stolen goods when police accosted him.

The suspect allegedly grabbed an officer's gun and threatened to kill the officer, then ran off into a wooded area.

Police followed and were successful in capturing the man. The suspect is being held on $3,000 bond. His name has not been released.