News & Crime of the Week

  • Eric L Wolfe

    Suspect Arrested for Numerous Felony Thefts

    (Fayetteville, NC) – Detectives with the Fayetteville Police Department’s Violent Criminal Apprehension Team (VCAT), with assistance from the department’s Cross Creek District Community Empowerment Team and Central Property Crimes Unit, arrested a suspect on Thursday, June 21, 2018 in connection...

    06/22/2018 10:28 AM

  • Timothy G Yandle

    Suspect Wanted for Numerous Felony Thefts

    (Fayetteville, NC) – Detectives with the Fayetteville Police Department’s Property Unit have charged a suspect with fourteen (14) crimes in connection with numerous thefts from local businesses.

    06/21/2018 4:38 PM

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    Detectives Request Assistance Identifying Motor Vehicle Theft Suspect

    (Fayetteville, NC) – On June 8, 2018 at approximately 9:09 pm, officers with the Fayetteville Police Department responded to the Kangaroo gas station located at 736 S. Reilly Road in reference to a report of a stolen motor vehicle.

    06/20/2018 10:25 AM

  • Kilante Townsend

    Runaway / Missing Person

    (Fayetteville, NC) – Detectives with the Fayetteville Police Department are requesting the public’s assistance locating Kilante Townsend, who was reported missing on June 13, 2018. Townsend was last seen June 12, 2018 along the 400 block of Squirrel Street. Townsend may possibly be in the areas of..

    06/20/2018 10:18 AM

  • Tyson

    Suspect Escapes from Custody

    (Fayetteville, NC) -- At approximately 3:00 am, B/M Martavious Ahmad Tyson, 23 years of age, escaped custody from a Fayetteville Police officer. Tyson is currently at large and was last seen in the downtown Fayetteville area. Tyson is described as a black male with a light complexion and a.....

    06/19/2018 9:33 AM

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    National Night Out Registration Open

    (Fayetteville, NC) – On Tuesday, August 7, 2018, the Fayetteville Police Department will join several Community Watch groups throughout the City of Fayetteville for National Night Out (NNO). National Night Out is an effort to build safer and better neighborhoods through community involvement.

    06/12/2018 11:22 AM

  • Internet / Mobile App Sales

    (Fayetteville, NC) – The Fayetteville Police Department would to like to offer a few tips for the summer months as it relates to internet / mobile app sales and meeting individuals for the completion of the sale. The Fayetteville Police Department has investigated instances of individuals who......

    06/08/2018 1:01 PM

  • Suspect 1

    Detectives Request Assistance Identifying Robbery Suspects

    (Fayetteville, NC) – On Wednesday, May 30, 2018 at approximately 2:00 am, officers with the Fayetteville Police Department responded to the Econo Lodge located at 1952 Cedar Creek Road in reference to a reported robbery of a person.

    06/06/2018 10:29 AM

  • Motel 6

    Detectives Request Assistance Identifying Robbery Suspect

    (Fayetteville, NC) – On Saturday, May 26, 2018 at approximately 2:24 am, officers with the Fayetteville Police Department responded to the Motel 6 located at 2076 Cedar Creek Road in reference to a reported robbery of the business.

    05/30/2018 2:56 PM

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    Detectives Request Assistance Identifying Robbery Suspect

    (Fayetteville, NC) – On Wednesday, May 16, 2018 at approximately 12:00 pm, officers with the Fayetteville Police Department responded to Rite-Aid located along the 100 block of Rowan Street in reference to a reported robbery of the business.

    05/18/2018 12:04 PM

  • Terrance J Melvin

    Detectives Obtain Warrants on Suspect for Homicide of Demarko McEachern

    (Fayetteville, NC) – Detectives with the Fayetteville Police Department’s Homicide Unit have obtained warrants on a suspect in connection with the shooting and subsequent homicide of Demarko McEachern, which occurred along the 6500 block of St. Louis Street on Thursday, April 26, 2018.

    05/16/2018 5:24 PM

  • Oshara Gooch

    Runaway / Missing Person

    (Fayetteville, NC) – Detectives with the Fayetteville Police Department are requesting the public’s assistance locating Oshara Gooch, who was reported missing on Tuesday, May 15, 2018. Gooch was last seen on Tuesday, May 15, 2018 along the 1100 block of Sleepy Hollow Drive.

    05/16/2018 4:52 PM

  • Update to Homicide Investigation

    (Fayetteville, NC) – Detectives with the Fayetteville Police Department’s Homicide Unit have identified the victims involved in the shooting and subsequent homicide that took place along the 6000 block of Willowbrook Drive on Tuesday, May 15, 2018.

    05/16/2018 4:33 PM

  • Homicide Investigation

    (Fayetteville, NC) – On Tuesday, May 15, 2018 at approximately 1:26 am, officers with the Fayetteville Police Department responded to the 6000 block of Willowbrook Drive in reference to a report of a shooting.

    05/15/2018 9:33 AM

  • Runaway / Missing Person

    (Fayetteville, NC) – Detectives with the Fayetteville Police Department are requesting the public’s assistance locating Enrico Adderley, who was reported missing on Tuesday, May 8, 2018. Adderley was last seen on Tuesday, May 8, 2018 along the 2600 block of Gardner Park Drive.

    05/10/2018 5:47 PM

  • Suspects Arrested for Felony Narcotic Violations

    (Fayetteville, NC) – Officers with the Fayetteville Police Department’s Central District Community Empowerment Response Team (CERT), with assistance from the Narcotics Unit, have identified and charged two suspects for felony narcotic violations as the result of a search warrant, along the 1100.....

    05/10/2018 5:04 PM

  • Runaway / Missing Person

    (Fayetteville, NC) – Detectives with the Fayetteville Police Department are requesting the public’s assistance locating Taylor Griffin, who was reported missing on Wednesday, May 9, 2018. Griffin was last seen on Wednesday, May 9, 2018 shortly before 2:00 pm along the 1500 block of Fort Bragg Road.

    05/09/2018 4:15 PM

  • Eric L Wolfe

    Suspect Wanted for Numerous Felony Thefts

    (Fayetteville, NC) – Detectives with the Fayetteville Police Department’s Property Unit have charged a suspect with forty-eight (48) crimes in connection with numerous thefts from local businesses.

    05/03/2018 11:14 AM

  • Taji Elliott

    Arrest Made in April 2018 Homicide Investigation

    (Fayetteville, NC) – Detectives with the Fayetteville Police Department’s Homicide Unit are seeking the public’s assistance in identifying a person and vehicle of interest in connection with the homicide of Karon Howard, which occurred on April 8, 2018, at the intersection of Cliffdale Road and Reil

    05/02/2018 1:39 PM

  • Detectives Continue to Seek Information in Unsolved 2014 Homicide

    (Fayetteville, NC) – On Tuesday, May 1, 2018 at 6:30 pm, family members of Shaniqua S. Simmons, who was the victim of a double homicide in May of 2014, will meet at Cross Creek Cemetery 5, as they hold a memorial and hope to bring light to the unsolved double homicide of Shaniqua S. Simmons and J...

    05/01/2018 12:37 PM