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Car crashes in Fayetteville with 2 people shot inside

Posted January 16, 2021 1:50 p.m. EST
Updated January 17, 2021 6:34 a.m. EST

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— The Cumberland County Sheriff's Office is investigating a double shooting that occurred Friday night.

Before 9 p.m., deputies responded to the 200 block of Angel Drive in Fayetteville, where they found a 2005 Chevrolet Tahoe had damaged several mailboxes and fences before striking a trailer.

The driver, 18-year-old Christian Jacobs of Hope Mills, had been shot in the arm, and the passenger, 18-year-old Taylor Moncrief of Parkton, was shot in the chest.

Both victims were transported to Cape Fear Valley Medical Center, where they were in stable condition.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Cumberland County Sheriff’s Office at 910-323-1500 or Crime Stoppers at 910-483-TIPS (8477).                

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