News & Crime of the Week

  • Update to Death Investigation

    (Fayetteville, NC) – Detectives with the Fayetteville Police Department’s Homicide Unit have identified the victim in the death investigation which occurred on August 19, 2018 along the 200 block of Planation Road.

    08/21/2018 12:31 PM

  • Missing Person Located

    (Fayetteville, NC) – Detectives with the Fayetteville Police Department are requesting the public’s assistance identifying an individual observed with Milagros Cepeda, who was reported missing on August 8, 2018, from the 300 block of Barcelona Drive.

    08/10/2018 3:04 PM

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    Detectives Request Assistance Identifying Individual in Missing Person Investigation

    (Fayetteville, NC) – Detectives with the Fayetteville Police Department are requesting the public’s assistance identifying an individual observed with Milagros Cepeda, who was reported missing on August 8, 2018, from the 300 block of Barcelona Drive.

    08/09/2018 9:01 PM

  • Milagros Cepeda

    Missing Person

    (Fayetteville, NC) – Detectives with the Fayetteville Police Department are requesting the public’s assistance locating Milagros Cepeda who was reported missing on August 8, 2018. Cepeda was last seen shortly after midnight on August 6, 2018 along the 300 block of Barcelona Drive.

    08/09/2018 11:09 AM

  • Death Investigation

    (Fayetteville, NC) – On Friday, August 3, 2018 at approximately 7:59 am, officers with the Fayetteville Police Department responded to a residence along the 300 block of Andy Street in reference to a death investigation.

    08/03/2018 9:08 AM

  • Morris Leonhardt

    Detectives Seek Assistance Locating Family Members of Deceased Male

    (Fayetteville, NC) – Detectives with the Fayetteville Police Department’s Homicide Unit are requesting assistance locating family members of Morris Dean Leonhardt (W/M, 60 years of age).

    08/02/2018 5:04 PM

  • Antonio Johnson

    Crimestoppers Tip Leads to Arrest of Homicide Suspect

    (Fayetteville, NC) – An anonymous tip made to the Fayetteville / Cumberland County Crimestoppers Program has led to the arrest of a suspect charged with the murder of Nekeshia Washington, which occurred along the 1600 block of Slater Avenue on Monday, July 16, 2018.

    08/01/2018 10:17 PM

  • Shooting Investigation

    (Fayetteville, NC) – On Tuesday, July 31, 2018 at approximately 9:19 pm, officers with the Fayetteville Police Department responded to the Travel Inn located along the 300 block of North Eastern Boulevard in reference to a report of a subject who had been shot.

    07/31/2018 10:45 PM

  • Liberty 2

    Detectives Request Assistance Identifying Robbery Suspect

    (Fayetteville, NC) – On Monday, July 2, 2018 at approximately 6:15 am, officers with the Fayetteville Police Department responded to the Liberty Gas Station located at 120 Rowan Street in reference to a business robbery.

    07/31/2018 10:42 AM

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    WANTED: Terrance Melvin

    (Fayetteville, NC) – Detectives with the Fayetteville Police Department’s Homicide Unit are requesting assistance locating Terrance Jaiquann Melvin who is wanted in connection with the shooting and subsequent homicide of Demarko McEachern, which occurred along the 6500 block of St. Louis Street...

    07/31/2018 10:30 AM

  • Kilante Townsend

    Detectives Continue to Seek Whereabouts of Runaway / Missing Person

    (Fayetteville, NC) – Detectives with the Fayetteville Police Department continue to request 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.

    07/31/2018 10:24 AM

  • Taloria W McDonald

    Arrest Made in Homicide Investigation

    (Fayetteville, NC) – Detectives with the Fayetteville Police Department’s Homicide Unit have identified the victim and charged a suspect in relation to the homicide that occurred Sunday, July 29, 2018 at the Tropical Motel along the 4300 block of Bragg Boulevard.

    07/30/2018 9:31 AM

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    Suspect Arrested for Kidnapping

    (Fayetteville, NC) – Detectives with the Fayetteville Police Department have charged and arrested a suspect in connection with the abduction of a mother and her child that occurred along the 1800 block of Camelot Drive on Sunday, July 22, 2018.

    07/22/2018 8:54 PM

  • AKeem MvIver

    Suspect Arrested for Homicide

    (Fayetteville, NC) – Akeem McIver, who was wanted for the homicide of Nekeshia Washington, surrendered to authorities on Saturday, July 21, 2018.

    07/22/2018 3:49 PM

  • Missing Mother and Child Located

    (Fayetteville, NC) – Detectives with the Fayetteville Police Department have located the missing mother and child, who were reported abducted during the morning hours of Sunday, July 22, 2018 from the 1800 block of Camelot Drive.

    07/22/2018 8:24 AM

  • Serenity

    Detectives Investigating a Reported Abduction

    (Fayetteville, NC) – Detectives with the Fayetteville Police Department are requesting assistance regarding a missing mother and child, as both need to be located immediately. A family member reported the mother and child were abducted from a residence along the 1800 block of Camelot Drive...

    07/22/2018 5:33 AM

  • Akeem McIver

    Suspect Wanted for Homicide

    (Fayetteville, NC) – Detectives with the Fayetteville Police Department’s Homicide Unit have obtained warrants on a suspect in connection with the homicide of Nekeshia Washington, which occurred along the 1600 block of Slater Avenue on Monday, July 16, 2018.

    07/20/2018 8:49 PM

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    Gang Unit Arrests Three People for Narcotics Trafficking

    (Fayetteville, NC) – Detectives with the Fayetteville Police Department’s Gang Unit, with assistance from the Central District Community Empowerment Team (CERT) and the Violent Criminal Apprehension Team (VCAT), have charged and arrested three (3) suspects and seized in excess of one-half kilogram..

    07/19/2018 4:44 PM

  • Detectives Identify Homicide Victim

    (Fayetteville, NC) – Detectives with the Fayetteville Police Department’s Homicide Unit have identified the victim of the shooting and subsequent homicide that occurred along the 1600 block of Slater Avenue on Monday, July 16, 2018.

    07/17/2018 9:38 AM

  • Homicide Investigation

    (Fayetteville, NC) – On Monday, July 16, 2018 at approximately 9:48 pm, officers with the Fayetteville Police Department responded to a residence along the 1600 block of Slater Avenue reference a report of a shooting.

    07/16/2018 11:32 PM