Fayetteville man shot, killed by neighbor after argument
A 56-year-old Fayetteville man was charged with second-degree murder early Friday in connection with a fatal shooting on John B. Carter Road, police said.Posted — Updated
According to investigators, Jimmy Lee Underwood and Darrick Whitted, who both live on John B. Carter Road, got into an argument at about 8 p.m. Thursday.
Underwood shot Whitted during the argument. Emergency personnel took the 44-year-old Whitted to Cape Fear Valley Medical Center, where he later died.
Underwood was in the Cumberland County jail early Friday being held on a $500,000 secured bond. He's expected to make a first court appearance at 2:30 p.m.
No other information about the cause of the shooting has been released.
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