Wife Dies of Injuries From New Year's 'Voodoo' Shooting
A 84-year-old woman whose husband is accused of shooting her because, he told police, she cast a voodoo spell on him has died of her injuries.Posted — Updated
Nezzie Carter-Moore, of Durham, died Friday from injuries sustained when, police charged, her husband shot her in the chest and face with a .38-caliber handgun at their Normandy Street home on New Year's Eve.
Durham County prosecutors were considering upgrading charges against Warren Haywood Moore, 85, of Durham.
Moore said he shot Carter-Moore because she was practicing voodoo and had cast a spell on him.
At the time of the shooting, police charged him with assault with a deadly weapon with intent to kill inflicting serious injury.