Sofornia Faulkner, 47, has been charged with voluntary manslaughter and is being held at the Cumberland County Detention Center on a $250,000 secured bond.
Officials discovered the body of 51-year-old Daren White after responding to a call from a passerby in the 300 block of Andy Street.
| Death Investigation |— Fayetteville Police (@FayettevillePD) August 3, 2018
Our traffic unit is currently along the 300 block of Andy Street reference a death investigation, which appears to be a hit and run.
Additional details --> https://t.co/WPDkMXFyWB pic.twitter.com/lPh4cbkxgf
White was pronounced dead on the scene and was sent to the Chief Medical Examiner's office to determine a cause of death.
The investigation revealed Faulkner assaulted White with her Honda Civic during a dispute. The two were in a domestic relationship for a number of years.
Fayetteville police have no additional information to release.
Stay on top of breaking news stories with the ABC11 News App