At 1937 hours on Thursday, May 21st, Fayetteville Police Officers responded to the 2000 block of Southern Avenue in response to a report of a shooting.
The preliminary investigation revealed that 41-year old, Jeffrey Maynard Koonce of Cumberland Road was shot. Mr. Koonce was pronounced dead in Cape Fear Valley Hospital, shortly after 2200 hours last evening. A photograph is attached to this release. At this time, the investigation is on-going. Additional information will be released when it becomes available.