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Suspect in Durham shooting caught

Posted June 11, 2008 2:20 a.m. EDT
Updated June 11, 2008 4:54 p.m. EDT

— Durham police have charged Don Tray Cole, 33, of Elm Street, with the shooting death of Johnnie Junior Moore Tuesday night.

Police received a report of a shooting at 11:49 p.m. Tuesday and shortly thereafter, found the body of a man outside 712 Liberty St.

The man, identified as Johnnie Junior Moore, 51, of Durham, was standing near a dark-colored SUV on Liberty Street when the vehicle's occupants apparently shot him, investigators said.

Cole was charged and taken into custody Wednesday afternoon.