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No charges filed in fatal Hope Mills shooting

Posted April 3, 2012 2:29 p.m. EDT

— Police said Tuesday that no charges will be filed in the shooting death last month of a Hope Mills man.

Lamont Deshay Saffore, of Crenshaw Drive, was shot to death on March 24 at a home on Casper Drive in the Golf Acres subdivision, police said.

Brionte Jaquan Lloyd, 23, was questioned after the shooting, but police said that, based on the evidence and following a consultation with Cumberland County prosecutors, they wouldn't pursue a criminal case against him or anyone else.