Officers responded to a call about a suspicious vehicle around 4:50 p.m. Monday in the 500 block of Orlando Street. Upon arrival, they found the body of 71-year-old August Allen Hosack inside his 1994 dark blue Ford Taurus.
On Tuesday, a medical exam revealed that Hosack was shot once in the leg. His death is being investigated as a homicide.
Anyone who has information in relation to the murder of August Hosack is asked to call Detectives with the Fayetteville Police Department at (910) 549-7326 or CrimeStoppers (910) 483-TIPS (8477).