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Homicide Investigation

Post Date:06/27/2019 1:12 AM

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Gina V. Hawkins

Chief of Police

Release: IMMEDIATE    

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

Media Inquiries: (910) 433-1487 

Date: June 27, 2019        

 

 

Homicide Investigation

 

(Fayetteville, NC) – On Wednesday, June 26, 2019, at approximately 11:33 pm, officers with the Fayetteville Police Department responded to the 2100 block of Henry Street reference a report of a shooting.

Officers arrived on scene and located one (1) victim suffering from gunshot wound(s). Officers summoned medical personnel to the scene and the victim was transported to Cape Fear Valley Medical Center in critical condition, where he then succumbed to injuries sustained during the shooting.

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

Detectives with the Fayetteville Police Department’s Homicide Unit are actively investigating the homicide and request anyone with information contact them.

The Fayetteville / Cumberland County Crimestoppers program is offering a cash reward of up to $1,000 for information submitted to Crimestoppers that leads to an arrest.

Additional information will be released as it becomes available.

Anyone with information regarding the homicide investigation is asked to contact Detective S. Catlett with the Fayetteville Police Department at (910) 818-2543 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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