Police say man shot in car in Fayetteville, leading to closing of Bragg Blvd.

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FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. (WNCN) — Fayetteville police are looking for someone who shot a man inside a vehicle, leading authorities to close Bragg Blvd.

The Fayetteville Police Department said the unidentified man was shot shortly before 4 p.m. Wednesday along Bragg Boulevard near Greenland Drive.

The man was taken to a hospital with injuries described by police as serious.

Bragg Boulevard between Filter Plant Drive and Pearl Street was closed while detectives with the aggravated assault unit are investigating. It has since reopened, police said at 6:20 p.m.

Drivers are encouraged to take an alternate route.

More information will be released as it becomes available.

Anyone with information is encouraged to contact the Fayetteville Police Department at 910-703-6243 or Crimestoppers at 910-483-TIPS. 

Crimestoppers information can also be submitted electronically at this link, or by using the mobile P3 Tips app.

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