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Elderly Fayetteville man found shot in home

Posted November 24, 2014 4:05 p.m. EST
Updated November 24, 2014 4:09 p.m. EST

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— A 72-year-old Fayetteville man was found dead in his home Monday morning of an apparent gunshot wound, police said.

James Bryant, of 821 Oxford Street, was discovered inside his home by a friend at approximately 8:45 a.m., police said.

No arrests were announced as of Monday afternoon.

Anyone with information about the incident is asked to contact Fayetteville police at (910) 391-2529 or CrimeStoppers at (910) 483-8477. Tips can also be submitted through an anonymous online form or by texting 274637 (in the text box type “4Tip” followed by your message).