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Update to Missing Person

Post Date:11/16/2019 9:26 PM



Gina V. Hawkins

Chief of Police

Release: IMMEDIATE         

Media Contact: Ofc. J. Strickland, Public Information Officer

Date: November 16, 2019     

Media Inquiries Phone: (910) 433-1500 ext. 2888      

OCA: 2019-030196



Update to Missing Person


(Fayetteville, NC) – Zion Whitely-Ray who was reported missing on November 15, 2019, was located and is safe.


There is no additional information to release.


Missing Person


(Fayetteville, NC) – Officers with the Fayetteville Police are requesting the public’s assistance locating Zion Whitley-Ray, who was reported as missing on November 15, 2019.


Zion Whitley-Ray is described as a: 

  • Black Male
  • 14 years old
  • 5’6”
  • 130lbs
  • Last seen wearing all black clothing

Zion Whitley-Ray Picture


Whitley-Ray was last seen on November 15, 2019, at approximately 5:00 pm in the area of Longbranch Drive and Glen Canyon Drive.


If anyone has information concerning the whereabouts of Zion Whitley-Ray, they are asked to immediately call 911, or contact 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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