Mahato murder suspect to appear in court

April 7, 2008 6:11:54 AM PDT
One of the two men accused of killing a Duke University Grad student to appear in court this week.

Stephen Oates Jr. is scheduled to appear before a Durham County judge Tuesday morning.

Oates faces charges for the death of Abhijit Mahato.

Police found the 29-year-old student shot to death, inside his Durham apartment in January.

Lawrence Lovette also faces charges for Mahato's death.