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Man, 38, charged with murder in Fayetteville shooting

Posted July 10, 2013

— A 38-year-old Fayetteville man was charged with first-degree murder early Wednesday after authorities say he shot and killed a person at a home in the 800 block of Bullock Street. 

Marlon Dwayne Underwood, of 1906 Slater Ave., was jailed without bond Wednesday morning in the Cumberland County jail. 

According to investigators, Underwood shot Robert Lamont Currie, 42, multiple times about 12:15 a.m. after a disturbance at Currie's Bullock Street home. 

Currie was taken to a local hospital, where he was pronounced dead. 

No other information about the shooting has been released. 

Anyone with information about the incident is asked to call the Fayetteville Police Department at 910-237-9391 or Crime Stoppers at 910-483-8477. 

Crime Stoppers pays cash rewards for tips leading to arrests in felony cases and callers never have to identify themselves.

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  • NotUrTypicalAmerican Jul 10, 2013

    Man, these dudes just don't stop and think about the repercussions of their actions. I don't care how upset you are at someone, but TAKING THEIR LIFE...nothing is worth getting that upset over.

    And now his life is over.