Barricaded man inside Fayetteville home found dead

Cumberland County News

FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. (WNCN) – The latest on the Fayetteville barricaded subject.

Tuesday update: Fayetteville police identified the man as Kadeem Brown, 27, of Dayspring Drive.

According to police, Brown was found dead inside the home from what appeared to be a self-inflicted gunshot wound.

Police said two women were inside of the home prior to him barricading himself and both were able to escape. One of the women was assaulted before escaping and she was treated on scene by medical personnel for minor injuries.

Monday 3:57 p.m. update: Fayetteville police say a man who barricaded himself inside of a home has been found dead.

Police say members of the Fayetteville Police Department’s Crisis Negotiation Team spent several hours trying to speak with the male subject barricaded inside the residence on the 7100 block of Dayspring Drive.

After contact could not be made, police say they made entry inside of the home. Once inside, officers located the male subject, but he was unresponsive. Medical personnel were summoned inside and pronounced him deceased.

His identification is currently being withheld pending next of kin notification, police say.

3:17 p.m. update:

1:47 p.m. update:

12:41 p.m.: Police are asking the public to avoid an area of west Fayetteville as an armed suspect has barricaded themselves inside a home.

Fayetteville police are currently on scene at the home on Dayspring Drive near its intersection with Daharan Drive.

Around 9:45 a.m., officers were called to the scene in reference to a domestic disturbance/kidnapping that has turned into a barricaded subject.

“Upon the officers’ arrival it quickly evolved into an armed barricaded subject,” Fayetteville police said in a release.

The public is being asked to stay away from the area, which is in a neighborhood near the intersection of Cliffdale and Rim roads.

CBS 17 has a crew headed to the scene and this story will be updated as it develops.

Anyone with information regarding this incident is asked to contact 911 or Fayetteville / Cumberland County Crimestoppers at (910) 483-TIPS (8477). Crimestoppers information can also be submitted electronically, by visiting and completing the anonymous online tip sheet, or by downloading the FREE “P3 Tips” app available for Apple devices in the Apple App Store and available for Android devices in Google Play.

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