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Man dies following Fayetteville shooting

Posted January 10, 2019 10:24 p.m. EST

Authorities are investigating after a man was shot and killed Thursday night in Fayetteville.

Fayetteville police said officers responded to the 5600 block of Mesa Drive just before 7:30 p.m. and found a man with a gunshot wound.

The man, who was not identified, was taken to Cape Fear Valley Medical Center, where he died as a result of his injuries.

Police said the shooting was not a random incident, but no suspect information has been released.

Anybody with information is asked to call Fayetteville police at 910-973-3638 or Crime Stoppers at 910-483-8477.

Crime Stoppers is offering a $1,000 reward for information that leads to an arrest in the case.