FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. (WNCN) — A man and woman are dead after a shooting in Fayetteville early Monday, police said.
The shooting occurred just after midnight in the 5700 block of Aftonshire Drive.
Police said Marchellous Latrel Braddy, 33, of Raeford was found unresponsive in a house and was pronounced dead at the scene.
A second victim, Nakea Latasha Brooks, 27, of Fayetteville was found dead in the yard, according to officers.
Fayetteville police said Braddy and Brooks were acquaintances but the shooting was not a murder/suicide.
The killings were not a random act, police said.
Monday evening, a Toyota Camry linked to the deaths was found on Blount Street in Smithfield in Johnston County, according to police. The car was towed back to Fayetteville for homicide detectives to check for evidence, Fayetteville police said.
If you have any information, contact Detective T. Kiger at (910) 705-6527 or Crime Stoppers at (910) 483-TIPS (8477).