2019 Homicides

2019 Homicides

1. Keith Antonio Watson (29), January 1, 2019: 4200 Block of Larchmont Road (Read more…)

2. Murilio Zurito Domingo (24), January 1, 2019: 2000 block of House Avenue (Read more…) UPDATE (01/09/19): Jose Manuel Vargas-Regino, 20, of Durham, is wanted as he has been charged with two counts of murder in the case. Another man has been charged with accessory after the fact and has been released on bond. (Read more…) UPDATE (02/27/19): Jose Manuel Vargas-Regino has been arrested in Texas while trying to cross the border into Mexico. He awaits extradition to Durham (Read more…)

3. Bertin Vasquez Mendoza (26), January 1, 2019: 2000 block of House Avenue (Read more…) UPDATE (01/09/19): Jose Manuel Vargas-Regino, 20, of Durham, is wanted as he has been charged with two counts of murder in the case. Another man has been charged with accessory after the fact and has been released on bond. (Read more…) UPDATE (02/27/19): Jose Manuel Vargas-Regino has been arrested in Texas while trying to cross the border into Mexico. He awaits extradition to Durham (Read more…)

4. Willie Moore (60), January 8, 2019: 5700 block of Tomahawk Trail (Read more…) UPDATE (01/12/19): Chivalry Moore, 33, of Kinston, has been arrested and charged with murder in the case (Read more…)

5. Zhytila Wilkins (20), January 11, 2019: 3600 block of Suffolk Street (Read more…) UPDATE (01/14/19): Ramir Reams, the ex-boyfriend of the victim who also sustained a gunshot wound in the incident, has been charged with two counts of murder in the case (Read more…)

6. Ruia Reams (10 months), January 11, 2019: 3600 block of Suffolk Street (Read more…) UPDATE (01/14/19): Ramir Reams, the father of the child, who also sustained a gunshot wound in the incident, has been charged with two counts of murder in the case (Read more…)

7. Wallace Barry Hayes (28), January 24, 2019: 5008 NC 55 Highway (Read more…) UPDATE (01/28/19): A suspect who has been charged with murder in the case, Frank Bernard Leathers, Jr., 25, of Durham, has turned himself in at the Durham County Jail (Read more…)

8. Kenya Lamont Thompson (46), February 7, 2019: Hebron Road and Old Oxford Road (Read more…) UPDATE (03/27/19): Willis Reginald Hart Jr., 37, has been arrested and charged with murder in the case (Read more…)

9. Marquis Schofield (22), February 22, 2019: 1900 block of Ivy Creek Boulevard (Read more…*Mr. Schofield was identified in an INDY article (Read more…)

10. Moncel D’Angelo Garrett-Richardson (21), March 06, 2019: 1700 block of Holloway Street (Read more…) UPDATE (03/07/19): Jonathan Wade White, 19, has been apprehended and charged with murder in the case (Read more…)

11. Gregory Shaw, Jr. (22), March 07, 2019: 900 block of Fayetteville Street (Read more…) UPDATE (03/08/19): Roland Richardson, 34, turned himself in and has been charged with murder in the case (Read more…)

12. Marcus Jackson (23), March 19, 2019: 200 block of Remington Circle (Read more…) UPDATE (03/19/19): Shajuan Dwatray Ervin, 25, of Durham, has been charged with murder in the case (Read more…)

13. Ondrae Levado Hutchinson (30), March 30, 2019: Bevel Court (Read more…) UPDATE (04/01/19): Four officers involved in the incident have been placed on paid administrative leave pending the outcome of an investigation (Read more…) UPDATE:

14. Emani Letreo Ricks (22), March 31, 2019: 2000 Chapel Hill Road (Read more…)

15. Darren Dixon (22), April 11, 2019: Hillside Park on South Roxboro (Read more…) UPDATE (05/29/19): Antonio Stanback, 18, of Durham, has been taken into custody and charged with murder in the case (Read more…)

16. Thaddeus Darnell Holloway (38), April 15, 2019: 100 block of Elm Street (Read more…)

17. John Kenneth Mason (58), April 28, 2019: South Roxboro Street and East Cornwallis Road (Read more…) UPDATE (10/03/19): Joshua Taybron, 31, was arrested at the Wake County Courthouse while there on unrelated charges. He has been charged with murder in this case (Read more…)

18. David Kelly (31), May 4, 2019: 3700 block of Hillsborough Road (Read more…) UPDATE (05/29/19): Whitney Barbara Turner, 30, has been arrested and charged with murder in the case (Read more…)

19. Aljawon Sumpter (32), May 4, 2019: Colfax Street and Linwood Avenue (Read more…)

20. Dwayne Wilson Jr. (32), May 19, 2019: 1100 block of Hoover Road (Read more…)

21. Jay Aaron Foust (46), May 21, 2019: 400 block of north Mangum Street (Read more…)

22. Deeshawn Cates (20), May 21, 2019: Dayton Street and Wabash Street (Read more…)

23. Duwayne Clay Jr. (16), May 28, 2019: Emergency Drive & Erwin Road (Read more…) UPDATE (07/22/19): Quantarius Williams, 19, was arrested and has been charged with murder and discharging a firearm into a dwelling or an occupied vehicle in the case (Read more…) UPDATE (08/08/19): A grand jury has voted not to indict Williams on these charges, which have been dropped (Read more…)

24. Edward “Teddy Tivnan (49), June 5, 2019: 1007 West Main Street (Read more…) UPDATE (06/18/19): Daniel Peter Mohar, 34, of Wake Forest, has turned in self in and faces murder charges stemming from the incident (Read more…)

25. Marco Antonio Estrada-Sandoval (42), June 24, 2019: 1002 East Geer Street (Read more..). UPDATE (10/25/19): Elvin Fernando Lara, 28, was arrested in Havelock by the U.S. Marshals Services’ Carolinas Regional Fugitive Task Force. He has been charged with murder in this case (Read more…)

26. Kvon Tyriq Cook (25), July 8, 2019: 400 block of Craven Street (Read more…)

27. Jerome Edward Fogg (32), July 28, 2019: 900 block of Wadesboro Street (Read more…)

28. Robert Darrell Taylor Jr. (22), August 15, 2019: 1200 block of University Drive (Read more…) UPDATE (10/07/19): Joel Bryan McDonald, 18, has been charged with murder in the case, but remains at large (Read more…)

29. Zion Person (9), August 18, 2019: North Duke Street and Leon Street (Read more…) UPDATE (10/15/19): Antonio Nathaniel “Lil Tony” Davenport Jr., 24, has been arrested and charged with first degree murder and several other charges in this case (Read more…)

30. Kylik Burnette (18), August 19, 2019: 2900 block of Chapel Hill Road (Read more…) UPDATE (08/20/19): Michael Lester Morgan, 36, of Durham, was arrested on Pike Street around 4am and charged in the case (Read more…)

31. Marlene Yamileth Portillo-Posada (19): 2900 block of Chapel Hill Road (Read more…) UPDATE (8/30/19): Bryan Jose Guzman, 18, has been charged with murder in the case but remains at large (Read more…) UPDATE (9/2/19): Guzman has been arrested in Louisiana (Read more…)

32. Jastin Alexander Hester (25), September 12, 2019: 2900 block of Bainbridge Drive (Read more…)

33. Nikki Bazemore (32), September 15, 2019: 3100 block of Hursey Street (Read more…) UPDATE (09/23/19): Mother seeks answers in Durham woman’s shooting death (Read more…)

34. Josue Marlin Portillo (21), September 21, 2019: 1300 block of Hudson Avenue (Read more…) UPDATE (10/04/19): Durham police have obtained an arrest warrant for Eric Humberto Ramirez on a murder charge for this case (Read more…)

35. Wendell Linton Zeigler (43), September 27, 2019: 1000 block of Fayetteville Street (Read more…)

36. Kerry Graham Jr. (24), October 28, 2019: bus stop near Dillard and Liberty Streets (Read more…)

37. Zaeveon Hershel Tucker (17), October 29, 2019: Shepherd’s House United Methodist Church at 107 North Driver Street (Read more…)