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Shooting / Death Investigation

Post Date:06/30/2020 4:06 PM

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Gina V. Hawkins

Chief of Police

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

Date: May 17, 2020                            Phone: (910) 651-9516           OCA 2020-011462

 

Shooting / Death Investigation

 

           

(Fayetteville, NC) – On May 17, 2020, at 1:24 am, officers with the Fayetteville Police Department were dispatched to the area of Chandler Street and William Clark Road in reference to reports of gunshots in the area.

 

Responding officers located a male subject along the 3200 block of Chandler Street that had been shot multiple times. He was pronounced deceased on scene.

 

The preliminary investigation revealed there was a disturbance just prior to the shooting. A subject on scene was identified as the shooter, and is cooperating with detectives.

 

The identity of the victim is currently being withheld pending next of kin notification.

 

Anyone with information regarding this shooting investigation is asked to contact Detective J. Nevitt with the Fayetteville Police Department at 910-703-3499, 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.

 

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