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Fayetteville police investigating two homicides

Posted May 31, 2010 11:32 a.m. EDT
Updated June 1, 2010 3:51 p.m. EDT

— Fayetteville police said Monday that they are investigating two homicides that happened Monday.

Officers responding to a shooting on Catawba Street at around 12:30 a.m. found the body of Kenneth Barnard Green lying near his vehicle.

Green, 34, had been visiting friends in the area prior to the shooting, authorities said.

At about 8:40 a.m., officers responding to a report of a possible breaking and entering at 334 Rhew St. found the body of a man later identified as 22-year-old Terrance Omar Plummer, Jr. Authorities said Plummer was homeless.

Police did not release any information about either cases, including details about a possible suspect.

Both investigations were active Monday morning.