FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. (WNCN) — A woman is listed in critical condition after she was shot Tuesday night outside a bar in Fayetteville, police say.
The incident happened at about 10:25 p.m. at “Jumpers Nite Life” along the 500 block of South Reilly Road, Fayetteville Police said in an email.
“The preliminary investigation revealed that a male and a female were just outside of the business when numerous gunshots were fired,” police said.
The woman was hit by at least one gunshot and was rushed to Cape Fear Valley Medical Center, where she was listed in critical condition late Tuesday.
Fayetteville homicide detectives are investigating the shooting.
The victim’s name is being withheld until officials can contact the victim’s family.
Anyone with information regarding the homicide investigation is asked to contact Detective L. Donegain with the Fayetteville Police Department at (910) 489-3925, or Crimestoppers at (910) 483-TIPS (8477).
Crimestoppers information can also be submitted electronically, by visiting http://fay-nccrimestoppers.org and completing the anonymous online tip sheet or by text-a-tip on your mobile device by sending a message to 274637 (in the text box type “4Tip” followed by your message).