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Former Fayetteville police chief dies

Posted December 28, 2012

Danny Dixon, who served as Fayetteville’s police chief from 1976 to 1984, passed away on Christmas Eve in Charlotte, city officials announced Friday.

A private reception and funeral will be held Saturday. Dixon will be buried at Lafayette Memorial Park on Ramsey Street. The police department will present a full color guard at the service.

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  • Sherlock Dec 28, 2012

    Old hard core Chief, great leader of the department. Need more like him.