“Help Needed: Fayetteville Police Investigate Death of 18-Year-Old Stephon Links”

By | August 18, 2023



The Fayetteville Police Department is seeking assistance from the public in a death investigation involving the fatal shooting of an 18-year-old. The incident occurred on January 15, when officers responded to a report of a suspicious individual found dead in a backyard. The victim has been identified as Stephon Darius Links. The Homicide Unit is actively investigating the case and encourages anyone with information to come forward. Contact Detective M. Waters at 910-635-4978 or remain anonymous through Crime Stoppers at 910-483-8477 or fay-nccrimestoppers.org. WRAL.com reported

The Fayetteville Police Department is seeking the assistance of the public in relation to an ongoing investigation into a death that occurred in January. The incident involved the tragic shooting of an 18-year-old individual named Stephon Darius Links, who was found deceased in the backyard of a residence on Docia Circle. The police were alerted to the situation at 11:09 am on January 15th, following a report of a suspicious individual at the aforementioned location. Upon their arrival, officers confirmed that the subject had been fatally shot. The Homicide Unit is currently actively investigating this case, and detectives are urging anyone who possesses information regarding the incident or the individual involved to step forward. To provide any relevant details, please contact Detective M. Waters at 910-635-4978. Alternatively, if you wish to maintain anonymity, you can reach out to Crime Stoppers at 910-483-8477 or visit fay-nccrimestoppers.org..