Police log: Stabbing investigated; arrest in hit-and-run; man held on $3M bond
Police investigating early morning stabbing
DURHAM – Durham police are investigating an early morning stabbing that occurred in the 1100 block of Wabash Avenue.
Police received the call about 5:30 Thursday morning. A man was transported to a local hospital and is in stable condition.
No arrests have been made and the incident is still under investigation.
Arrest made in hit-and-run
DURHAM – A woman is recovering from serious injuries in a local hospital after she was stuck by a car Wednesday night.
Police were called to the 3100 block of Genlee Drive at 6:22 p.m. When they arrived on scene they found a 21-year-old woman that had been injured by a Honda.
Witnesses told the police that there were several women fighting before the accident. The victim was hit while she was walking down the street.
Police were able to locate the car on Cody Street, about eight miles away from the original incident.
Erica Liles, 21, of Concord Street in Durham, was arrested and charged with being a passenger in a vehicle leaving the scene of a personal injury accident. She is in custody at the Durham County Jail under a $2,500 secured bond.
Another arrest is expected, police said.
Man arrested in connection with May incident
DURHAM -- A 25-year-old Durham man is in custody at Durham County Jail under a $3 million secured bond stemming from an incident in May.
Eushun Jackson of Abercombie Drive was arrested Wednesday and charged with robbery with a dangerous weapon, first-degree kidnapping, possession of a firearm by a convicted felon, larceny of a motor vehicle, possession of a stolen motor vehicle, possession of stolen property, assault by pointing a gun, carrying a concealed weapon, communicating threats and sexual battery.
The female victim told police that on May 17 she was getting into her car in the parking lot of a convenience store on the 3300 block of N.C. Highway 55 about 2:30 a.m. when Jackson allegedly approached her. The victim told police he pulled out a gun and asked for money before forcing her to drive to an ATM in the 4900 block of Highway 55.
Jackson then allegedly stole her car, which authorities later located in Ahoskie.
Lauren Horsch is the police reporter for The Herald-Sun. She can be reached at 919-419-6646, or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org. You can follow her on Twitter at @LaurenHorsch.