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Sheriff’s Office investigating fatal shooting


Editor's note: This story has been updated with the name of the victim.

A shooting Friday night on Town Street left one man dead, the Cumberland County Sheriff’s Office said.

Deputies responded to a shooting at 10:42 p.m. on the 3500 block of Town Street, the Sheriff’sOffice said in a release. They found an adult male with a gunshot wound, who was pronounced dead, the release said.

The Sheriff’s Office on Saturday identified the man as 58-year-old Lowell Anderson of Fayetteville.

The Sheriff's Office Homicide Unit is investigating.

 Anyone who has information about this investigation is asked to call homicide detective senior Sgt. J. McLeod at 910-677-6592 or Crimestoppers at 910-483-TIPS (8477).

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