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Arrest made in May fatal shooting on Treetop Drive


A Fayetteville man has been arrested in a fatal shooting that happened on Treetop Drive in May, the Fayetteville Police Department said.

Khailil Johnson, 19, of the 7000 block of Ryan Street, is being charged with first-degree murder in the death of Lee Otis Evans Jr., the Police Department said in a release. Johnson was arrested Monday and is being held in the Cumberland County Detention Center without bond.  

Evans, 18, of the 2300 block of Lake Avenue, was shot outside of an apartment building on the 100 block of Treetop Drive on May 7, police have said.

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