Man shot during home invasion in Fayetteville

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Police said four men armed with handguns forced open the door

One person was shot during a home invasion in Fayetteville Monday night.

It happened around 9:30 p.m. in the 900 block of Waterless Street.

Police said four men armed with handguns forced open the door to the home. They confronted 57-year-old Lonnie Jackson inside and shot him as they fled, according to authorities.

Jackson was taken to Cape Fear Valley Medical Center and is listed in critical condition.

Police are investigating. No arrests have been made and the victim's name is being withheld until family is notified.

Anyone with information concerning the shooting, is asked to contact detectives with the Fayetteville Police Department at (910) 433-1856 or Crimestoppers at (910) 483-TIPS (8477). Crimestoppers information can also be submitted electronically, by visiting http://fay-nccrimestoppers.org and 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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