Police: Dispute led to Fayetteville shooting

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Sunday, June 19, 2016
Dontez Antonio Ward
Dontez Antonio Ward (image courtesy Fayetteville Police Department)

FAYETTEVILLE, NC (WTVD) -- The Fayetteville Police Department has made an arrest after a man was shot in the chest and back early Sunday morning.

It happened around 3 a.m. in the 100-block of Mary Street.

Investigators said 39-year-old Stephen McGill's injuries are not believed to be life-threatening.

Detectives have charged 26-year-old Dontez Antonio Ward with assault with a deadly weapon. Bail was set at $50,000.

McGill remains at the Cape Fear Valley Medical Center.

Police said the shooting apparently stemmed from an ongoing dispute between the two men.

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