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Man, 32, injured in west Fayetteville shooting

Posted July 9, 2014 5:34 a.m. EDT

— A 32-year-old man was critically injured early Wednesday in a shooting near the intersection of Northumberland Street and South Reilly Road, Fayetteville police said.

Officers responded to the area at about 3 a.m., and the unidentified victim was taken to Cape Fear Valley Medical Center.

Authorities closed South Reilly Road between Cliffdale Road and Northumberland Street following the shooting. 

No arrests have been made, and no other information about the incident has been released.

Anyone with information about the incident or the identity of potential suspects should call the Fayetteville Police Department at 910-433-1856 or Crime Stoppers at 910-483-8477.

The shooting happened just hours after hundreds of people rallied outside the Cumberland County Courthouse to speak out against violence in Fayetteville.