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Man charged in Fayetteville homicide

Posted February 21, 2011 1:06 p.m. EST

— Fayetteville police said Monday that they have arrested a suspect in connection with a homicide that happened earlier this month.

David William Covington, 26, is charged with second-degree murder in the case.

Investigators said the crime occurred on Feb. 12 at 213-B Colonial Drive in Fayetteville, but they did not release any other details about the case.

They are asking that anyone with information about it to contact the Fayetteville Police Department at (910) 703-2948 or to call Crime Stoppers at (910) 483-8477.