3 people arrested in connection to murder of two 16-year-old boys in Graham

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Friday, September 23, 2022
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An investigation is underway in Alamance County after two 16-year-old boys were found shot and killed.

GRAHAM, N.C. (WTVD) -- Three people are in custody on charges related to the murders of two 16-year-old boys in Graham.

The bodies of two teens were found in a wooded area behind an apartment complex on E. Hanover Road on Aug. 25.

Nearly a month later, Graham Police Department arrested a 17-year-old and a 14-year-old on charges of first-degree murder.

Then on Friday morning, officers also arrested Tayjon Martre Laury, 20, in connection to the case. Investigators in Durham apprehended Laury on a probation violation.

He was then transported back to Alamance County where he was charged with accessory after the fact to first-degree murder.

He was given a $1 million bond on the probation violation charge and a $2 million secured bond on two counts of accessory after the fact to first-degree murder. Laury made a first court appearance Friday afternoon.

Graham Police Department said the investigation into the murders continues. Anyone with information is asked to contact Alamance County Crime Stoppers at (336) 229-7100.