News & Crime of the Week

  • Homicide of Calvin Blackshire Jr. - Crime of the Week

    (Fayetteville, NC) - Detectives with the FPD’s Homicide Unit continue to investigate the murder of 27 year old Clavin Louis Blackshire, which occurred at the Motel 6 located at 2076 Cedar Creek Road during the late evening hours of Thursday, January 19, 2017.

    12/11/2017 1:00 PM

  • Johnson

    Runaway / Missing Person

    (Fayetteville, NC) – Detectives with the Fayetteville Police Department are requesting the public’s assistance locating Genazea R. Johnson who was reported missing on November 30, 2017. Johnson was last seen on November 28, 2017 along the 700 block of Lake Pine Drive.

    12/07/2017 3:43 PM

  • Nicholas Rizzuto

    Suspect Wanted for Multiple Armed Robberies

    (Fayetteville, NC) – Detectives with the Fayetteville Police Department’s Robbery Unit have identified and obtained warrants on a suspect responsible for multiple armed business robberies.

    12/06/2017 11:03 AM

  • Metro PCS 1

    Suspect Connected to Multiple Business Armed Robberies

    (Fayetteville, NC) – On Sunday, December 3, 2017 at approximately 4:34 pm, officers with the Fayetteville Police Department responded to a report of a business robbery at Metro PCS located at 2956 Owen Drive.

    12/04/2017 2:40 PM

  • Homicide of Calvin Blackshire Jr. - Crime of the Week

    (Fayetteville, NC) - Detectives with the FPD’s Homicide Unit continue to investigate the murder of 27 year old Clavin Louis Blackshire, which occurred at the Motel 6 located at 2076 Cedar Creek Road during the late evening hours of Thursday, January 19, 2017.

    11/27/2017 10:07 AM

  • Update to Shooting Investigation

    (Fayetteville, NC) – Detectives with the Fayetteville Police Department’s Aggravated Assault Unit have identified the three individuals who sustained gunshot wounds during the shooting that took place at approximately 12:00 am on Thursday, November 23, 2017.

    11/23/2017 1:29 PM

  • Shooting Investigation

    (Fayetteville, NC) – On Thursday, November 23, 2017 at approximately 12:00 am, officers with the Fayetteville Police Department responded to Cape Fear Valley Medical Center in reference to a report of three subjects that had been shot in the parking lot of Cross Creek Mall, located at 5000 Morgan...

    11/23/2017 1:59 AM

  • Creg Johnson

    Annual Creg Johnson Walk

    (Fayetteville, NC) – On November 20, 2005, Creg Johnson was found shot to death in the Line Up Barber Shop located at 6376 Yadkin Road. Detectives with the FPD’s Homicide Unit continue to seek information in the shooting death of Creg Johnson and again are asking for the public’s assistance.

    11/20/2017 10:03 AM

  • Suspects Arrested for Burglary and Larceny of Firearms

    (Fayetteville, NC) – Officers with the Fayetteville Police Department have arrested and charged four (4) suspects responsible for a residential burglary that occurred on Saturday, November 18, 2017 at approximately 1:01 am, along the 1800 block of Cherokee Dr, resulting in the theft of ten firearms.

    11/18/2017 8:54 PM

  • Death Investigation

    (Fayetteville, NC) – On Friday, November 17, 2017 at approximately 7:29 am, officers with the Fayetteville Police Department responded to a residence along the 4700 block of Republican Road in reference to a death investigation.

    11/17/2017 9:31 AM

  • CCSO Arrests Suspects for Rape

    On November 10, 2017, Sheriff’s Office Human Trafficking Detectives were notified of a rape that occurred in the county at 2272 Carbine Street by Fayetteville Police. Sheriff’s Office Detectives contacted the victim and inquired about a posting of a sexual assault that was on her Facebook page.

    11/13/2017 3:40 PM

  • Speedway 2

    Robbery of Speedway Convenience Store

    (Fayetteville, NC) – On Friday, November 10, 2017 at approximately 11:50 pm, officers with the Fayetteville Police Department responded to a report of an armed robbery at the Speedway convenience store located at 4650 Raeford Road.

    11/13/2017 10:53 AM

  • Kangaroo Robbery

    Robbery of Kangaroo Convenience Store

    (Fayetteville, NC) – On Saturday, November 11, 2017 at approximately 3:00 am, officers with the Fayetteville Police Department responded to a report of an armed robbery at the Kangaroo convenience store located at 2001 Skibo Road.

    11/11/2017 9:24 PM

  • Earl Clarence Avant III

    Suspect Arrested for the Homicide of Jasmin Street

    (Fayetteville, NC) – Detectives with the Fayetteville Police Department’s Homicide Unit, with assistance from the department’s Violent Criminal Apprehension Team (VCAT), have arrested and charged a suspect in connection with the homicide of Jasmin Street, which occurred along the 900 block of Kennes

    11/08/2017 2:38 PM

  • Suspect Attempts to Attack Student

    (Fayetteville, NC) – On Thursday, November 2, 2017 at approximately 6:40 am, officers with the Fayetteville Police Department responded to a street adjacent to Carver’s Fall Road in north Fayetteville in reference to a report that an unknown male attempted to attack a 13 year old female as she was w

    11/06/2017

  • Update to Runaway / Missing Person

    (Fayetteville, NC) – Darien Harris has been located and is no longer considered missing.

    10/26/2017 5:00 PM

  • Runaway / Missing Person

    (Fayetteville, NC) – Detectives with the Fayetteville Police Department are requesting the public’s assistance locating Darien Harris, who was reported missing on October 24, 2017. Harris was last seen on October 24, 2017 along the 2500 block of Murchison Road.

    10/25/2017 3:29 PM

  • Runaway / Missing Person

    (Fayetteville, NC) – Detectives with the Fayetteville Police Department are requesting the public’s assistance locating Konye Melvin, who was reported missing on October 21, 2017. Melvin was last seen on October 21, 2017 near the Sycamore Square Shopping Center, located along the 3300 block of Bragg Blvd.

    10/23/2017 3:03 PM

  • Rape Investigation

    (Fayetteville, NC) – Detectives with the Fayetteville Police Department’s Special Victims Unit are investigating a rape that occurred on Wednesday, October 18, 2017 along the 100 block of Ann Street.

    10/23/2017 2:50 PM

  • Third Suspect Arrested for Breaking into Vehicles at Hospital

    (Fayetteville, NC) – Officers with the Fayetteville Police Department have taken a third suspect in to custody reference warrants that were issued for numerous vehicle break-ins at Cape Fear Valley Medical Center.

    10/20/2017 10:12 AM