Durham police make arrest in July 18 shooting death

Larry James and Malik Shequan Boyce (Durham police)

DURHAM, N.C. (WNCN) – Durham police have arrested one man and are still searching for another in the shooting death of a 21-year-old man July 18.

Larry Lee James, 38, of Tar River Road in Creedmoor was arrested Thursday without incident in Graham by U.S. Marshals in connection with the shooting death of Kevin Powell.

RELATED: 21-year-old man found shot to death in Durham

Powell was found “with multiple gunshot wounds” around 8:45 p.m. in the 1100 of Linwood Avenue, Durham Police said.

(Derrick Lewis/CBS North Carolina)
(Derrick Lewis/CBS North Carolina)

Malik Shequan Boyce, 36, of Wilkins Road in Bahama and James have been charged with murder in connection with Powell’s death.

Durham police are still searching for Boyce.

Durham police said the shooting was not a random act.

Anyone with information on the whereabouts of Boyce or James is asked to call Investigator J. Mitchell at (919) 560-4440, ext. 29335 or CrimeStoppers at (919) 683-1200. CrimeStoppers pays cash rewards for information leading to arrests in felony cases and callers never have to identify themselves.

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