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Fayetteville police locate shooting victim following car crash

September 25, 2018
Fayetteville police locate shooting victim following car crash

Fayetteville police are investigating after a man crashed his car after getting shot Monday night.

Fayetteville police said officers responded to a reported shooting in the 6300 block of Raeford Road at about 9:30 p.m. and located a crashed vehicle near the intersection of Bingham Drive and McDougal Drive.

Authorities said a man inside the car had an apparent gunshot wound and was pronounced dead at the scene.

A child inside the vehicle was taken to Cape Fear Valley Medical Center and was listed in good condition Monday night.

The names of the victims were being withheld, pending notification of next of kin, police said.

Fayetteville police said the incident is being investigated as a homicide and Crime Stoppers is offering a reward of up to $1,000 for information leading to an arrest.

Anybody with information is asked to call 910-973-3638 or Crime Stoppers at 910-483-8477.

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