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Man arrested in June 1 Siler City shooting death

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Xavier Pierre Walker, 42 of 1818 North Chatham Avenue, Siler City, was charged with first-degree murder and robbery with a dangerous weapon Thursday in the death of Demetrius Elliot Headen, police said. Xavier Pierre Walker, 42 of 1818 North Chatham Avenue, Siler City, was charged with first-degree murder and robbery with a dangerous weapon Thursday in the death of Demetrius Elliot Headen, police said.
PITTSBORO, N.C. -

The Chatham County Sheriff’s Office charged a 42-year-old man with murder in connection with a fatal shooting June 1 outside Siler City.

Xavier Pierre Walker, 42 of 1818 North Chatham Avenue, Siler City, was charged with first-degree murder and robbery with a dangerous weapon Thursday in the death of Demetrius Elliot Headen, police said.

The Chatham County Sheriff's Office said deputies were called to 1636 Siler City Snow Camp Rd. around 3 a.m. June 1 in response to a shooting.

When they arrived, they found Headen, 38, of Siler City, dead from a gunshot wound.

Walker was taken into custody June 1 on a felony possession of a firearm by a convicted felon charge, authorities said. He has been in custody since.

Recently, investigators named Walker a person of interest in the murder.

He is being held with no bond, authorities said.

Walker appearing in court Friday morning and is scheduled to appear in Chatham County Court again Aug. 21.

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