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Man shot during Fayetteville home invasion

Posted October 24, 2016
Updated October 25, 2016

— One person was shot Monday night during a home invasion in Fayetteville.

Fayetteville police said that four men armed with handguns forced open the front door of a home in the 900 block of Waterless Street at about 9:30 p.m.

The men confronted 57-year-old Lonnie Jackson inside the home and shot him as they fled from the scene, police said.

The man, whose name was being withheld until family members could be notified, was taken to Cape Fear Valley Medical Center, where he was listed in serious condition.

An investigation is underway. Anybody with information is asked to call Fayetteville police at 910-433-1856 or Crime Stoppers at 910-483-8477.


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