Jailed for a year, ‘All I kept thinking about was my family’

Ledarius Samuel, 19, spent 376 days in jail after being charged in connection with a Jan. 12, 2017 fatal shooting on South Roxboro Street. His attorney says her client was elsewhere when the shooting occurred, and has video to prove it.
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Ledarius Samuel, 19, spent 376 days in jail after being charged in connection with a Jan. 12, 2017 fatal shooting on South Roxboro Street. His attorney says her client was elsewhere when the shooting occurred, and has video to prove it.

Mark Schultz is the deputy metro editor for local government for The News & Observer and The Herald-Sun. He has been an editor, reporter and photographer in North Carolina for 30 years.