Man charged with stabbing woman to death in Fayetteville

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Tuesday, September 12, 2017
Fletcher Odell Johnson Jr.
Fletcher Odell Johnson Jr.
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FAYETTEVILLE, North Carolina (WTVD) -- Police have made an arrest in a fatal stabbing in Fayetteville Monday night.

It happened around 10 the 900 block of William Clark Road.

Officers were called to a domestic disturbance and found 36-year-old Florinez Torres Lopez severely injured. She was rushed to Cape Fear Valley Medical Center where she was pronounced dead.

Now, detectives have charged 52-year-old Fletcher Odell Johnson Jr. with first-degree murder.

Anyone with any information regarding the homicide investigation is asked to contact Sergeant P. Orellano with the Fayetteville Police Department at (910) 988-6543 or Crimestoppers at (910) 483-TIPS (8477).

Crimestoppers information can also be submitted electronically by visiting and completing the anonymous online tip sheet, or by downloading the FREE "P3 Tips" app available for Apple devices in the Apple App Store and available for Android devices in Google Play.