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Fayetteville police investigate apartment shooting, ask for public's help

Posted February 16, 2017 6:03 p.m. EST
Updated February 18, 2017 12:31 a.m. EST

— Fayetteville police responded to a shooting along the 3500 block of Carlson Bay Circle around 4:30 p.m. on Thursday. Detectives are not asking for the public's help in identifying an individual, who is not a suspect. But officers believe he may have information regarding the investigation.

The individual appears to be a male, wearing a red hat, a white shirt, and white shorts, with a red and black backpack. . He was walking in the area of Cliffdale Road and Pritchett Road on Thursday, Feb. 16.

A male victim was inside his apartment when unknown suspects entered the apartment and shot him. He was shot multiple times and taken to Cape Fear Valley Medical Center, where he is listed in serious condition.

Anyone with information should contact Detective G. Watson with the Fayetteville Police Department at 910-303-9554 or Crime Stoppers at 910-483-8477.