Sheriff's Office: Fatal shooting leaves one dead in Hope Mills

  • In US
  • 2022-11-26 15:27:00Z
  • By The Fayetteville Observer
The Cumberland County Sheriff
The Cumberland County Sheriff's Office is investigating after a man was fatally shot in the 3500 block of Town Street on Nov.  

A man was shot and killed Friday night off Legion Road in Hope Mills, officials said.

A shooting was reported in the 3500 block of Town Street at about 10:40 p.m., according to a Cumberland County Sheriff's Office news release. A man suffering from a gunshot wound was pronounced dead at the scene, the release said. His identity was not released and further details were not provided.

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The killing marks the end of a 10-day quiet period for Cumberland County, with the last fatal shooting reported on Nov. 15. Friday's shooting is the fifth fatal shooting the Cumberland County Sheriff's Office has responded to in November.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Homicide Detective Senior Sgt. J. McLeod at 910-677-6592 or Crimestoppers at 910-483-8477.

Public safety reporter Lexi Solomon can be reached at

This article originally appeared on The Fayetteville Observer: Hope Mills shooting kills one, Sheriff's Office says


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