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Teen charged with shooting soldier at Fayetteville party

Posted April 29, 2008 5:19 p.m. EDT
Updated April 29, 2008 5:51 p.m. EDT

— A Fayetteville teen was charged Tuesday in the shooting of a soldier at a weekend party.

Dennis Enrique Vazquez, 16, of Bayleaf Drive, was charged with assault with a deadly weapon with intent to kill inflicting serious injury, felony conspiracy and being an accessory to a felony, according Fayetteville police. He was being held on $100,000 bond.

The soldier, Akeem Ford, 24, of Fort Bragg, was shot after an argument at a party on Ironwood Drive.