Police arrest man in murder of Fayetteville mom of 6

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Christopher Lee

The Fayetteville Police Homicide Unit has arrested a suspect in connection with the death of Angela Taylor, who was shot while she walked in Fayetteville on Tuesday evening.

Christopher David Lee, 30, of the 5300 block of Thacker Court in Fayetteville was charged Thursday with first-degree murder.

Lee turned himself in, a police spokesman said.

Taylor, a mother of six, died after she was shot about 6:30 p.m. Tuesday while walking near Andy Street and Ike Street.

Taylor, 32, died at Cape Fear Valley Medical Center Wednesday morning from her injuries.

Police had been trying to identify a motorcyclist who was seen leaving Andy Street and turning onto Bragg Boulevard minutes after the shooting.

A closer look at the suspect.

Lee is being held at the Cumberland County Detention Center without bond.

Anyone with information regarding the shooting investigation is asked to contact Detective M. Wooten with the Fayetteville Police Department at (910) 391-8630 or Crimestoppers at (910) 483-TIPS (8477).

Crimestoppers information can also be submitted online by 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).

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