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Fayetteville Police Look For Suspect In Death Of War Veteran

Posted May 20, 2003

— Fayetteville police are looking for a man who they think killed a decorated war veteran.

On Tuesday, police issued warrants for 32-year-old Alphonso Terry in connection with the death of Shelly Wooten.

Back in April, Wooten was murdered in his home on Lincoln Drive. Authorities say the 78-year-old had been covered and bound. There was also a large amount of money missing from his house.

Authorities believe robbery was the motive.


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