Fort Bragg soldier killed in shooting, two suspects on the run


Stock photo provided by Fayetteville Police

This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.

FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. — Police are investigating a shooting at a home in Fayetteville that left a United States Army soldier dead and two suspects on the run Monday night.

According to police, Sean Wayne Wells, 35, of 7277 Beaver Run Drive, Fayetteville, was shot during a disturbance at his home.

Wells was a soldier in the United States Army, assigned to Special Forces at Fort Bragg.

After the shooting, the two suspects fled the scene, stealing the victim’s white 2012 Toyota Camry, which was recovered by police on Tuesday in the area of Rembrandt Drive near Rim Road.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Fayetteville Police Department at 910-433-1856 or Crime Stoppers at 910-483-TIPS.

Copyright 2022 Nexstar Media Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.


get the app

My FOX8 News App

Follow FOX8 on Twitter