Two shot on basketball court at Fayetteville park
A fight among basketball players Sunday evening sparked gunfire in a Fayetteville park crowded with as many as 100 people, police said.Posted — Updated
At least two men on the basketball court in Seabrook Park, at 716 Langdon St., were wounded by the gunfire around 7:30 p.m.
Investigators said a 28-year-old man was transported to Cape Fear Valley Medical Center with a gunshot wound to the abdomen. He was listed in critical but stable condition as of 10 p.m. His name was not released.
A second person who suffered minor injuries in the shooting drove himself to Highsmith-Rainey Specialty Hospital. Investigators said they have gotten reports that a third person was wounded, but they have not been able to verify those tips.
Police said they have identified a suspect but declined to release more details.