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Lumberton man charged in fatal Fayetteville shooting

March 25, 2019
Bryan Charles Hunt, 28, of Lumberton was charged with voluntary manslaughter and possession of a firearm by a felon.

A man was arrested following a fatal shooting in Fayetteville on Sunday.

Around 1:30 a.m., officers with the Fayetteville Police Department responded to 119 Drake Street near Ramsey Street and Festival Park. At the scene, they found a man inside a car with a gunshot wound. The man, identified as Donald McNeil, 41, died at the scene, officials, said.

Bryan Charles Hunt, 38, of Lumberton, was charged with voluntary manslaughter and possession of a firearm by a felon. He was being held Monday in the Cumberland County jail under a $150,000 bond.

The shooting remains under investigation, but the suspect and victim knew each other, officials said. An altercation led to the shooting.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Detective J. Arnold with the Homicide Unit at 910-676-5793 or Crime Stoppers at 910-483-8477. Crime Stoppers is offering a cash reward for information that leads to an arrest.