Local News

Child found dead in Fayetteville home

Posted March 21, 2013
Updated March 22, 2013

— Homicide detectives from the Cumberland County Sheriff's Office are investigating the death of a 9-year-old boy found at his home Thursday evening.

Authorities did not release any information about the boy other than to say he was found unresponsive. He will be autopsied by the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner.


This story is closed for comments.

Oldest First
View all
  • charmcclainlovesdogs2 Mar 22, 2013

    Very mysterious! Please keep us updated on this story. My prayers go out to his family and friends.

  • Blessed and Highly Favored Mar 22, 2013

    Prayers go out to the family. I pray that justice will be serve if someone killed this child.

  • feistyredhead2001 Mar 22, 2013

    Extremely sad, prayers go out to the family.

  • daisy Mar 22, 2013

    So sad

  • halfpint1552 Mar 22, 2013

    What a nightmare! My heart aches for that family. Prayers for all who lost such a young child.