Raleigh man charged with stabbing 58-year-old to death

Wake County News

RALEIGH, N.C. (WNCN) – A Raleigh man has been charged with murder in connection with the stabbing death of a 58-year-old man on March 21.

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Reginald Leon Valentine, 35, was arrested Tuesday near the intersection of Capital Boulevard and Spring Forest Road, arrest records show.

The incident was reported around 8:15 p.m.on March 21 in the 2700 block of Capital Boulevard, which is at the Interstate-440 interchange, Raleigh police said.

The victim, later identified as Christopher Cotton, was taken to WakeMed and later died from his injuries, according to a news release from police.

Police closed a ramp from I-440 while they were investigating the crime scene Sunday morning in the area at Capital Boulevard.

Valentine is being held without bond at the Wake County Detention Center.

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