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Police investigating after man found fatally shot in Fayetteville

Posted January 30, 2018 11:35 p.m. EST

Handcuffs resting on top of a page of fingerprints

— Fayetteville police are investigating after a man was found shot to death Tuesday night.

Authorities said officers were called to a home in the 7500 block of Netherland Drive at about 9:50 p.m. in response to a 911 call stating someone in the area had been shot.

Upon arrival, officers found a man who was pronounced dead at the scene. The man’s name was being withheld until family members could be notified.

Police said the incident is being investigated as a homicide.

Anybody with information is asked to call Fayetteville police at 901-751-1046.