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For Immediate Release

September 21, 2016 CDUSM Chris Atwater,
Middle District of North Carolina
(336) 332-8702
SDUSM Michael Potter,
Middle District of North Carolina
(336) 554-8545
Third and Final Murder Suspect Arrested by U.S. Marshals in Durham,
North Carolina
Durham, NC – On September 21, 2016, at approximately 10:30 a.m., Anthony Terry, 21, was arrested by members of the U.S. Marshals Joint Fugitive Task Force (JFTF) with the assistance of the Durham Police Department. On April 14, 2016, an arrest warrant was issued for Terry by the Durham Police Department for the charges of murder and felony conspiracy.

In the early morning hours of April 4, 2016, the Durham Police Department received a 911 call in reference to a shooting at an apartment complex in the 4800 block of University Drive. According to the communication, the victim, Spencer Garrett Harrison, 21, appeared to have suffered gunshot wounds to the chest and to the head. Harrison was transported to the hospital where he later died as a result of his injuries.

The JFTF was able to uncover information that revealed that Terry was residing with a female at 2321 Taylor Street, Apartment 1. The JFTF, along with officers of the Durham Police Department, surrounded and converged on the apartment. A thirty minute standoff ensued before the JFTF was able to take Terry into custody without incident. Terry was transported to the Durham Police Department to meet with investigators. Details concerning conditions of his release are not available at this time.

On June 16, 2016, alleged co-conspirator, Nathaniel Antonio Nelson, 26, was arrested by the Durham Police Department. On June 22, 2016, another alleged co-conspirator, Dominique La’Ron Percell, 20 was arrested by the JFTF in Durham. Nelson and Percell remain in custody at the Durham County JailThe U.S. Marshals Joint Fugitive Task Force for the Middle District of North Carolina is comprised of investigators from the U.S. Marshals Service, Chapel Hill Police Department, Durham Police Department, Greensboro Police Department, High Point Police Department, Winston-Salem Police Department, Alamance County Sheriff’s Office, the North Carolina State Highway Patrol, Orange County Sheriff’s Office, the North Carolina Department of Public Safety, Department of Community Corrections – Probation & Parole and the Department of Homeland Security, Immigration and Customs Enforcement. For more information you can go to


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