Durham police have filed charges against two men in connection with the April 14 murder of 27-year-old Christopher Alexander Turner on East Piedmont Avenue. The suspects – Ari Shlasinger and Jordan Shlasinger (both 26 years of age) – are not in custody at this time.
Officers were dispatched to a shooting call in the 400 block of East Piedmont Avenue shortly after 3:30 a.m. today. When they arrived they found Turner lying in the yard suffering from a gunshot wound.
Turner was transported to a local hospital and died a short time later.
Anyone with information is asked to contact Investigator S. Pate at (919) 560-4440, ext. 29341 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.