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Homicide Investigation

Post Date:03/25/2020 9:12 AM



Gina V. Hawkins

Chief of Police

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

Date: March 25, 2020             Phone: (910) 433-1487           OCA 2020-007498    


Homicide Investigation


(Fayetteville, NC) – At approximately 12:31 am on Wednesday, March 25, 2020, officers with the Fayetteville Police Department were dispatched to an address along the 4100 block of Dellwood Drive in reference to a shooting investigation.


The preliminary investigation revealed one victim was deceased on scene from multiple gunshot wounds.


The victim has been identified as Brittany Irwin (B/F, 26 years of age of the 4100 block of Dellwood Drive), her next of kin has been notified.


Detectives with the Fayetteville Police Department’s Homicide Unit are investigating the shooting.


Additional information will be released as it becomes available.

Anyone with information regarding this shooting investigation is asked to contact Detective Johnson 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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