Police: Fayetteville felon threatened to kill cops

FAYETTEVILLE (WTVD) -- The Fayetteville Police Department needs help finding a man they say threatened to kill law enforcement officers.

Officers said 21-year-old Edward Stokes lives in the Hollywood Heights subdivision on Wayside Road.

Stokes allegedly made threats to kill law enforcement officers, according to credible information given to Fayetteville Police.

Stokes has a warrant out for his arrest for possessing a firearm as a convicted felon.

Police hope Stokes surrenders to law enforcement.

Anyone with information concerning the location of Edward Stokes or who may have direct contact with him, is asked to 911 or Crimestoppers at (910) 483-TIPS (8477).
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