Durham man nabbed in connection with shooting, 4 armed robberies

Spenser "Zo" Wall (Durham Police Department)
Spenser "Zo" Wall (Durham Police Department)

DURHAM, N.C. (WNCN) – Durham Police say they have captured a man sought in a shooting and several armed robberies.

Spenser “Zo” Wall, 26, of the 1200 block of Truman Street, was wanted for his involvement in a shooting and robbery that occurred last week on Avondale Drive, police said.

Wall was nabbed Wednesday on Sudbury Road by the US Marshals Joint Fugitive Task Force, Durham police said.

According to police, officers responded to a shooting call in the 2100 block of Avondale Drive around 1:45 a.m. on Oct. 6 and found a 47-year-old man who had been shot in the chest. He had also been robbed. The victim, who police have not identified, is in the hospital recovering.

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Wall has been charged with robbery with a dangerous weapon, assault with a deadly weapon with intent to kill inflicting serious injury, and conspiracy in connection with the Oct. 6 shooting and robbery.

Jameka Lavette Mayo, 42, of Durham, was arrested and charged with robbery with a dangerous weapon and felony conspiracy in connection with the same case. She is being held in Durham County Jail under a $500,000 secured bond, police said.

Wall has also been charged with armed robbery in four other cases:

  • July 22 in the 1200 block of Liberty Street
  • July 24 in the 900 block of Calvin Street
  • July 27 in the 500 block of North Guthrie Street
  • Oct. 1 in the 1700 block of East Main Street. The victim was struck with a gun and a shot was fired during this incident.

Anyone with information on Wall’s whereabouts is asked to call Cpl. J. Brigante at (919) 560-4281, ext. 29118 or CrimeStoppers at (919) 683-1200.

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