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Arrest made in Friday fatal shooting


Homicide detectives have made an arrest in the fatal shooting of a Fayetteville teen late Friday afternoon near Cattail Circle, the Cumberland County Sheriff’s Office said.

Sincere Devone Freshley, 21, of Fayetteville is charged with voluntary manslaughter in the death of 19-year-old Darion Leshawn Crenshaw, the Sheriff’s Office said in a release.

Freshley is being held on a $500,000 secure bond at the Cumberland County Detention Center. His first appearance is set for 2:30 p.m. Monday at the detention center, the release said.

Just after 5 p.m. Friday, deputies responded to the 2300 block of Cattail Circle in reference to a reported shooting.

Deputies found Crenshaw suffering from a gunshot wound, the Sheriff’s Office said in the release. He was taken to an area hospital, where he died, the release said.

Anyone who has information about this investigation is asked to call homicide detective Senior Sgt. R. Westmoreland at 910-677-5596 or Crimestoppers at 910-483-TIPS (8477).

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