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Fayetteville police: Bragg soldier was victim of fatal apartment shooting

Posted July 31, 2014

— Fayetteville police said Thursday that Justin Moore, a 21-year-old soldier stationed at Fort Bragg, was the victim of a fatal shooting on Wednesday at the apartment complex where he lived.

Officers responding to Lake in the Pines Apartments on Tamarack Drive at about 11:45 a.m. found Moore lying in the parking lot.

No arrests have been made, but a man with dreadlocks was seen fleeing the area in a dark-colored compact sedan following the shooting. 

Anyone with information about the shooting should call Fayetteville police at 910-237-9391 or Crime Stoppers at 910-483-8477. 


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  • 68_dodge_polara Aug 1, 2014

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    Sad, I don't understand why that is.

  • I-Defy Jul 31, 2014

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    Most military towns are pretty rough. I only served 18 months, of my 7 years in the service, in the states and during that time I saw more that I ever did the towns I was lived in in Germany. Hinesville/Ft Stewart had some issues while I was there

  • 68_dodge_polara Jul 31, 2014

    I really wish we had safer places for our armed service members and their families to live.