Units of the Fayetteville Police Department responded to 593 Tokay Drive in reference to a report of a 1st. Degree Burglary and shooting incident. The home owner advised that he was confronted by an unknown subject when he entered his home. The home owner stated that he pulled out a pistol and a struggle ensued. The gun went off and the intruder took it and ran out of the home. Officers arrived on scene and started to investigate that incident when a subject was located a short distance away that had been shot. That subject was transported to Cape Fear Valley Emergency Department where he was pronounced dead on arrival. The names of both parties are being withheld pending further investigation and notification of next of kin.
If you have any questions or information about either of these cases we are asking you to contact Detective Sergeant Corcoine at (910) 433-1871.