FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. (WNCN) — An “armed and dangerous” killer is on the loose after a young man died after a shooting outside a grocery store in Fayetteville on Saturday evening, officials said.
The incident happened just before 7:30 p.m. at the Carlie C’s IGA grocery at 690 South Reilly Road, Fayetteville police said.
No suspect was in custody as of late Saturday night and police described the person as “armed and dangerous.”
Nisier Nuriddin, 20, died after the shooting in the parking lot of the grocery store. A 20-year-old woman was injured.
Witnesses said they saw the suspect drive away from the scene after the shooting.
Nuriddin was taken to an area hospital with critical injuries and later died from injuries suffered during the shooting.
Police also said the woman who was also hurt during the shooting was also taken to local hospital suffering from non-life threatening injuries.
Fayetteville Police are continuing their investigation into the shooting and are asking any witnesses to contact police at the Fayetteville Crime Stoppers at 910-483-TIPS (8477) or contact the Fayetteville Police Department at 910-489-3925.
Fayetteville Police Tweeted that a $1,000 reward was offered for information about the deadly shooting.