FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. (WNCN) – A man was killed and a teenage girl was injured in a shooting Wednesday night in Fayetteville, police said.
Shortly after 8 p.m. Wednesday, officers responded to a residence along the 6300 block of Milton Drive. They found Justin Ellis Jackson, 33, and a 17-year-old girl who had both been shot.
Jackson died at the scene and the girl was taken to the hospital with non-life-threatening injuries, police said.
Officers determined that two suspects entered the residence and began shooting.
Jackson returned fire, a news release said.
A short time later, James Edward Corbett, 33, was dropped off at a hospital in Hoke County where he later died. Police said Corbett was involved in the shooting along Milton Drive.
“This does not appear to be a random incident,” the release said.
Anyone with information is asked to contact Detective J. Arrington at 910=580-8798 or Crimestoppers at 910-483-TIPS.