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Detectives Seek Information on Homicide of Creg Johnson

Post Date:11/19/2018 10:56 AM



Gina V. Hawkins

Chief of Police

Release: IMMEDIATE                    

Media Contact: Sgt. S. Strepay, Public Information Officer

Media Inquiries: (910) 433-1487

Date: November 19, 2018             


Detectives Seek Information on Homicide of Creg Johnson


(Fayetteville, NC) – On November 20, 2005, Creg Johnson was found shot to death in the Line Up Barber Shop located at 6376 Yadkin Road.  Detectives with the Fayetteville Police Department’s Homicide Unit continue to seek information in the shooting death of Creg Johnson and again are asking for the public’s assistance. On Tuesday, November 20, 2018, at 10:30 am, detectives will join members of Creg Johnson’s family as they will distribute flyers along the Yadkin Road corridor and surrounding areas concerning Creg’s tragic death.    





The family of Creg Johnson, the Fayetteville / Cumberland County Crimestoppers Board, and the Governor’s Office is offering a combined reward of up to $10,000 for information leading to the arrest of the suspect(s) responsible for the homicide of Creg Johnson.


Media wishing to join the family need to meet at 10:30 am in near the intersection of Yadkin Road and York Road.


Anyone with information regarding the homicide investigation is asked to contact Detective D. Johnson with the Fayetteville Police Department at 910-224-3257 or 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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