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Five sought for questioning in Cumberland shootout

Posted May 11, 2011 10:29 a.m. EDT
Updated May 12, 2011 7:27 a.m. EDT

— Cumberland County investigators are searching for five men wanted for questioning in a shootout that killed two men Sunday.

Investigators said that gunfire erupted in a mobile home at 3921 Donna St. around 4:20 a.m. last Sunday, killing Rodriguez Odell Harris, 23, and Terrell Boykin, 19, both of Fayetteville.

Homicide detectives have identified five people of interest in the case:

  • Jammal Rashad Miles, 23, of 1809 Martindale Drive,
  • Anthony "Ant" Dannel Stearns, 21, of 3901 Coventry Road,
  • Earl "Lil Earl" Clarence Avant III, 21, of 6430 Rannock Drive
  • Terrance "T-Black" Justin Holmes, 21, of 308 Currie St.
  • Emmanuel "Bucky" Patterson, 19, who is homeless

Detectives said the men have been uncooperative with the investigation. 

Anyone with information on their whereabouts is asked to contact the Cumberland County Sheriff's Office at 910-323-1500.