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Man sought in fatal Fayetteville shooting

Posted January 9, 2009 9:41 a.m. EST
Updated January 9, 2009 11:13 a.m. EST

— Police on Friday were seeking a Fayetteville man in a fatal Tuesday morning shooting.

Officers responding to a report of shots fired in the parking lot of a shopping center at Ramsey Street and Meadowcroft Drive at about 2 a.m. Tuesday found the body of DeJuan Pierre McLean, of Fiske Drive, in the driver's seat of a silver Hyundai Elantra, police said. McLean had been shot several times, police said.

Warrants have been issued charging Antwan Kamar Lock, 26, of 1497 Chromium Court, with first-degree murder, discharging a weapon into an occupied motor vehicle and assault with a deadly weapon with intent to kill.

The last charge was in connection with injuries to Marcus Donta Smith, 23, who was a passenger in McLean's car, police said.

Smith was shot in the left arm and was treated at Cape Fear Valley Medical Center.

Police said Lock is considered armed and dangerous. Anyone with information about his whereabouts is asked to call the Fayetteville Police Department at 910-433-1856 or Crime Stoppers at 910-483-8477.