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Fayetteville police ID, arrest three in shooting at McDonald's

Posted March 22, 2016

— Fayetteville police on Tuesday charged three men with robbery in connection with a shooting Monday afternoon at a Raeford Road McDonald's restaurant.

Police said the trio met Darius Keyshawn Joyner, 19, of Stedman, at the restaurant for a cell phone sale. When they attempted to rob him, gunfire erupted.

Delon Russell-Dyer, 18, of the 6700 block of Willowbrook Drive, Jairron Harrington, 18, of the 1900 block of Pumpkin Road, and Dustin Lane Tippett, 17, of the 3500 block Belridge Drive face charges of robbery with a dangerous Weapon, conspiracy to commit robbery with a dangerous weapon, and possession of stolen property.

All three were being held at the Cumberland County Detention Center on $50,000 secure bond apiece.

Russell-Dyer and Harrington were injured in the altercation. They were treated at Cape Fear Valley Medical Center and released to police custody. Tippett was arrested on the scene Monday.

Police have asked for help from the public in investigating the robbery. Anyone with information is asked to call the Fayetteville Police Department at 910-433-1856 or Crime Stoppers at 910-483-8477.


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