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One person killed, second one hurt during shooting in Fayetteville, police say

Posted April 26, 2018 3:28 a.m. EDT
Updated April 26, 2018 3:44 a.m. EDT

Handcuffs resting on top of a page of fingerprints

— Fayetteville police were searching for clues after one person was fatally shot and a second one wounded during an overnight shooting, authorities said.

The incident occurred shortly after midnight at a home in the 6500 block of St. Louis Street.

Police said in a written statement that one victim died at the scene while the other one was rushed for medical treatment to Cape Fear Valley Medical Center, where they were treated for non-life threatening injuries. Police did not immediately identify the victims.

Anyone with information was asked to call Fayetteville police at 910-366-5853.