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Man killed in Fayetteville shooting

Posted September 26, 2014

— An unidentified man was shot and killed late Thursday in the area of Greensboro and Richard streets, Fayetteville police said.

Officers were called to the area at about 11:45 p.m., and investigators said the man was shot on Richard Street by an unknown suspect. The man was taken to Cape Fear Valley Medical Center, where he died.

The man's name has not been released.

Anyone with information about the shooting should call the Fayetteville Police Department at 910-988-6543 or Crime Stoppers at 910-483-8477.

Crime Stoppers pays cash rewards for tips that help solve felony cases and callers never have to identify themselves.


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  • ktaasmith Sep 26, 2014

    No, the problem is drug issues.

  • joefurloughski Sep 26, 2014

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    "hope he's okay" - Story I read says the man was killed.

  • Itsmyopinion67 Sep 26, 2014

    That is terrible!!! I hope he's okay!

  • ptrrrk1 Sep 26, 2014

    WRAL, Just report when someone does not get shot or killed in Fayetteville….. We'll just assume its happening everyday from now on…..

  • joefurloughski Sep 26, 2014

    Lived in Fayetteville since mid 1960s and have never been shot or shot at.

  • Jerry Sawyer Sep 26, 2014
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    This has become like the wild wild west.

  • IHATEFAY Sep 26, 2014

    As I always say, good ol Fayetteville. The problem with this town is simple: anger issues...