Man charged with murder after woman found dead in Durham apartment, police say

Durham County News

DURHAM, N.C. (WNCN) – A 38-year-old man was arrested Monday for murdering a woman inside an apartment the day before, according to a news release from Durham police.

Travis Morrell Poe is charged with murdering 46-year-old Rebecca Baldwin.

Police responded to an apartment along the 140 block of Commerce Street around 9 p.m. They found Baldwin dead inside the apartment, according to an earlier news release.

Police said it appeared to be a domestic incident.

Poe was taken to the Durham County Jail.

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