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Two injured in drive-by shooting in Fayetteville

Posted July 17, 2013

— Two people were treated for non-life-threatening gunshot wounds early Wednesday after a drive-by shooting in the 5700 block of Aftonshire Drive, Fayettevile police said. 

Officers responding to the area about 12:30 a.m. found two people in the front yard of a home with gunshot wounds. They were taken to Cape Fear Valley Medical Center, where they were treated and released. 

Fayetteville police were searching early Wednesday for a white minivan with tinted windows. 

Anyone with information about the shooting or the whereabouts of the minivan should contact the Fayetteville Police Department at 910-433-1856 or Crime Stoppers at 910-483-8477.

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


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  • Capt. Obvious Jul 17, 2013

    They just dropped all the kids off at school.. geez thought they would do a lil shooting on the ride home..

  • whatelseisnew Jul 17, 2013

    A driveby using a miniVAN? Really?