A man was killed Saturday in a shooting on Stanberry Street at Primrose Drive, according to a news release from the Fayetteville Police Department.
Lorenzo Darnell McLaughlin Jr., 22, was the victim of the shooting, police said. Officers responded to the area after reports of a shooting at 11:48 a.m., the release states. Officers said they located McLaughlin suffering from a gunshot wound. He was taken to a local hospital by Emergency Medical Service where he was pronounced dead, the release said.
Anyone with information is asked to contact Detective R. Vernon at 910-729-2525.
Anonymous tips can also be submitted by calling Crimestoppers at 910-483-TIPS (8477); by visiting the website at http://fay-nccrimestoppers.org; or by downloading the free "P3 Tips" app for mobile devices.
Public safety reporter Joseph Pierre can be reached at email@example.com.
This article originally appeared on The Fayetteville Observer: Fayetteville shooting at Stanberry Street; one dead