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19-year-old shot to death at Fayetteville home

Posted October 20, 2011 6:08 a.m. EDT
Updated October 20, 2011 10:22 a.m. EDT

— A 19-year-old Fayetteville man died after being shot at his home Wednesday night, police said.

Officers responding to calls about a shooting found Guy Leon Mitchell wounded at 828 Rembrandt Drive around 10:30 p.m., police said. Mitchell was taken to Cape Fear Valley Hospital, where he died of his injuries.

Homicide detectives said they don't have a suspect description and don't know a motive for the shooting.

Mitchell's brother said he planned to start classes at Fayetteville Technical Community College in January to become a medical assistant.

Anyone with information about the shooting is asked to call Fayetteville police detectives at 910-433-4856 or Crime Stoppers at 910-483-8477. Crime Stoppers pays cash rewards for anonymous tips that solve cases.