Gina V. Hawkins
Chief of Police
Release: IMMEDIATE Contact: Sgt. J. Glass, Public Information Officer
Date: May 4, 2020 OCA: 2020-010414
(Fayetteville, NC) – On May 4th, 2020, at 07:50 am, officers with the Fayetteville Police Department were dispatched to the 6000 block of Abbots Park Drive in reference to a female that had been shot in an apartment.
The preliminary investigation revealed that the female victim had been in a domestic disturbance prior to the male suspect leaving and firing multiple shots into the residence. The male suspect has been apprehended. The victim was shot in the back and has been transported to an area hospital in stable condition.
Aggravated assault detectives are on scene. The identities of those involved are currently being withheld.
Anyone with information regarding this shooting investigation is asked to contact Detective J. Bisner with the Fayetteville Police Department at (910) 676-2597, or Fayetteville / Cumberland County Crimestoppers at (910) 483-TIPS (8477). Crimestoppers information can also be submitted electronically, by visiting http://fay-nccrimestoppers.org 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.