3 charged after man shot in head in March dies weeks later, Durham police say

Durham County News

DURHAM, N.C. (WNCN) — Three men have been charged after a man was shot in the head in March and died about a month later in Durham, police said Monday.

Police said the victim, an adult male, was shot in the head inside a building at 143 Commerce Street shortly before 5:45 p.m. on March 20.

Kordell Tashaun Young, 23, of Durham was found by police lying on the ground in front of an apartment.

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Young died on April 19 from his wounds, according to police.

Terrance Tyrone Hart, 20, and Khalil Daye, 19, are both charged with first-degree murder, assault with a deadly weapon with intent to kill inflicting serious injury and assault with a deadly weapon with intent to kill, according to a Durham police news release.

Hart was also charged with possession of a firearm by a convicted felon.

Jaquomie Malike Samuel, 19, was charged with felony conspiracy.

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