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Homicide Investigation

Post Date:04/27/2020 11:47 AM



Gina V. Hawkins

Chief of Police

Release: IMMEDIATE                       Contact:  Sgt. J. Glass, Public Information Officer

Date: April 27, 2020                           Phone: (910) 651-9516           OCA: 2020-009894


Homicide Investigation



(Fayetteville, NC) – On April 27, 2020, at 8:47 am, officers with the Fayetteville Police Department responded to reports of a shooting along the 900 block of Isaac Dock Drive.


The preliminary investigation revealed there was a domestic disturbance between a father (suspect, 80 years of age) and a son (victim, 53 years of age). The disturbance resulted in a shot being fired at the victim’s chest. He was pronounced deceased on scene.


Identification of all individuals are currently being withheld.


Homicide detectives are currently on scene and additional information will be released as it becomes available.

Anyone with information regarding this homicide investigation is asked to contact Detective J. Arnold with the  Fayetteville Police Department at (910) 824-9539 or Fayetteville / Cumberland County Crimestoppers at (910) 483-TIPS (8477).  Crimestoppers information can also be submitted electronically, by visiting and completing the anonymous online tip sheet, or by downloading the FREE “P3 Tips” app available for Apple devices in the Apple App Store and available for Android devices in Google Play.


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