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Fayetteville woman wanted for questioning in shooting

Posted March 11, 2009
Updated March 12, 2009

— Authorities are searching for a Fayetteville woman wanted for questioning about a shooting at 2963 Driver St. on Tuesday.

Police say Artesia Ann Taylor, 28, of Fayetteville, left the crime scene shortly after 6 p.m.

A woman, whose name has not been released, was shot outside of the home on Driver Street. She was taken to Cape Fear Valley Medical Center and was listed in very serious condition, authorities said.

Taylor is described as about 240 pounds, 5-foot-1 with black hair and brown eyes.

Anyone with information about Taylor’s whereabouts is urged to contact the Cumberland County Sheriff’s Office Watch Commander at 910-323-1500.


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  • Piny tek Mar 11, 2009

    That's a man's picture!

  • sayitoutloud Mar 11, 2009

    MikeD...you're too FUNNY!
    My sister works at Cape Fear, and she tells me all kinds of horror stories about what she sees coming in and out of that place.

  • medicineedison Mar 11, 2009

    Perhaps a KFC instead of Dunkin Donuts?

  • B-Tan Mar 11, 2009


  • TStills Mar 11, 2009

    5'1" and 240lbs?? Id suggest authorities stake out the local Dunkin Donuts.