20-year-old shot and killed as she rides in car in Fayetteville, police say

FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. (WNCN) — A 20-year-old woman was killed in the wee hours of Tuesday morning when someone opened fire into the car she was riding in, Fayetteville police said.

Jasmine Monique Street, 20, of the 400 block of Woodstream Trail, was killed.

The incident happened shortly before 1:41 a.m., police said. Leo Cortez Johnston, 26, reported that as he and the Street rode in his 2007 Acura somewhere near the intersection of Cliffdale and Rim roads, someone fired rounds into the car, police said.

He then drove his wounded passenger to Cape Fear Valley Medical Center, police said. She was later pronounced dead.

Police determined that the shooting took place along the 900 block of Kennesaw Drive.

Police are asking anyone with any information about the shooting to call Det. Littlejohn with the Fayetteville Police Department at (910) 818-3468 or Crimestoppers at (910) 483-TIPS (8477). Crimestoppers information can also be submitted electronically by visiting this site or by downloading the FREE “P3 Tips” app.

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