North Carolina Man Charged With Murder After Body Is Found in Car Trunk

North Carolina

In Fayetteville, North Carolina, a man, 36, was charged with murder after a body was discovered in his car trunk by the police, according to investigators who reported the news to WXII News 12 and other media outlets. John Sierra was charged with second-degree murder in the shooting death of Samuel Federick III, 25.

Federick’s mother, according to Fayetteville, North Carolina, police authorities, told them that she heard Sierra might have been involved in the disappearance of her son. She called Sierra, who notified her that he and Federick had had a shootout.

Police who searched Sierra’s home discovered evidence that gunshots had been fired. Approximately 2 miles away from Sierra’s residence, Federick’s body was found by the Fayetteville, North Carolina, police. His body had been placed in the trunk of a 2012 Dodge Avenger.

The Fayetteville, North Carolina man charged with second-degree murder, John Sierra, is currently in custody at the Cumberland County jail. Other details about the case, like if Sierra has a lawyer, have not yet been confirmed. Further updates will follow as they become available.

Written By Douglas Cobb

WWXII 12 News
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