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Man shoots self outside Fayetteville police building

Posted December 23, 2010
Updated December 24, 2010

— A 20-year-old Spring Lake man shot himself in front of a Fayetteville police building Thursday morning, police said.

The shooting occurred outside the Fayetteville Police Administrative Building, 467 Hay St., shortly before 6 a.m.

The victim was taken to Cape Fear Valley Medical Center. An update on his condition wasn't available.


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  • lilhorn1126 Dec 24, 2010

    go to fayobserver.com for more on the story, he shot himself

  • ghimmy51 Dec 23, 2010

    My wife and I stopped our evening walks because we were mugged in front of that police station. Please note there are officers in the station and coming and going 24 hours a day.

  • nogade Dec 23, 2010

    on Hay Street, before 6am, like that's suprising!!

  • fatchanceimwrong Dec 23, 2010

    Identity wasn't released...

    Update on condition wasn't available...

    Details haven't been released...

    Let us know when you have a story to report.

  • harmstrong4 Dec 23, 2010

    best place to shoot someone...all the police were on patrol...

  • tobywilliamson58 Dec 23, 2010

    We got the story out first, but we gave NO DETAILS, OOPS!!