RE: HOMICIDE INVESTIGATION AT 296 N. PLATINUM DRIVE
Fayetteville Police Chief Mike Reynolds announced today that an investigation is underway into a shooting that occurred in Fayetteville.
On June 24, 2020 at approximately 7:22AM, Fayetteville Police Department Patrol Officers responded to 296 N. Platinum Drive, reference to a death. Upon arrival, officers located a deceased male lying under a tree.
Due to the nature of the crime scene the death was first called “suspicious”. Upon further investigation, this death is now being investigated as a homicide. The victim has been identified as Federico McDaniel Jr, black male, age 30, of Greenland.
Anyone with any information about the case is urged to contact the Fayetteville Police Department at 479-587-3520.
This investigation is active and ongoing.