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Man dies after 3 shot in Fayetteville home

Posted March 18, 2020 9:35 a.m. EDT

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— A man has died following a Tuesday night shooting that wounded two others at a Fayetteville home.

According to the Fayetteville Police Department, officers responded to a home in the 100 block of Nelson Avenue around 8 p.m. Officers determined that a shooting occurred there, but no one was home.

Two men checked in to a local hospital a short time later with non-life-threatening gunshot wounds, and police determined they were connected to the shooting.

A third victim was taken to the hospital by private car but died when he got there.

The shooting is under investigation, and the names of the victims were not announced.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Detective C. Crews at 910-433-1443 or Crime Stoppers at 910-483-TIPS (8477).

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