Raleigh Police ID victim in Friday night homicide

RALEIGH, N.C. (WNCN) – Police say 55-year-old Ivan Gordon was arrested and charged with murdering 66-year-old Leroy Crumpler in Raleigh Friday night.

Units responded to a disturbance call in the 400 block of Capital Boulevard just before 9 p.m.


Upon arrival, officers located the man who had been seriously injured.

The man was transported to WakeMed where he was pronounced deceased.

Another man, later identified as Gordon, located near the scene was detained by officers in connection to the homicide.

Police say the homicide was not random.

Gordon is being held at the Wake County Detention Center.

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