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Woman, 28, fatally shot inside her Fayetteville home

Posted July 16, 2018 11:31 p.m. EDT
Updated July 17, 2018 9:44 a.m. EDT

Person killed in shooting at Fayetteville home

— Authorities are investigating after a woman was shot and killed Monday night at her home.

Fayetteville police said officers responded to the 1600 block of Slater Avenue at about 9:45 p.m. in response to a shooting.

Authorities said an unidentified suspect approached the victim, identified as 28-year-old Nekeshia D. Washington, produced a handgun and shot her before fleeing the area.

Anybody with information is asked to call Fayetteville police at 910-751-1046 or Crime Stoppers at 910-483-8477.

Crime Stoppers is offering a cash reward up to $1,000 for information leading to an arrest in the case.