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Two charged in Fayetteville shooting; victim still missing

Posted November 2, 2018 3:21 p.m. EDT

Victor L. Cameron, left, and James T. Nixon

— Two men have been charged with shooting a Fayetteville man who has been missing since last weekend.

Victor Cameron, 56, of the 2200 block of Shaw Road Extension, was charged with assault with a deadly weapon with intent to kill inflicting serious injury, assault with a deadly weapon inflicting serious injury and possession of a firearm by a convicted felon.

James Nixon, 54, also of the 2200 block of Shaw Road Extension, was charged with accessory after the fact of assault and resisting, delaying and obstructing law enforcement.

Kendrick McArthur

Police said they believe Kendrick McArthur, 42, was seriously injured in a shooting on Shaw Road Extension on Sunday night.

Detectives continue to seek the public’s assistance in finding McArthur, who they said likely needs medical attention for his gunshot wounds. They also are searching for his light-colored 2006 Chevrolet Trailblazer with North Carolina license plate EJX-9918.

Anybody with information about McArthur or his vehicle is asked to call Fayetteville police at 910-489-3925 or Crime Stoppers at 910-483-8477.

Cameron was being held Friday in the Cumberland County jail under a $275,000 bond, while Nixon was being held under a $250,000 bond.