Police: Two found dead on West Sycamore Street


Police today announced the deaths of two people found inside an apartment in Fayetteville.

According to a news release, police found Rebecca Leigh Gonzalez, 28, and Christopher Lee Burnette, 33, dead from gunshot wounds at 2496 W. Sycamore St. shortly after 10 a.m. Friday, Sept. 11.

Police said Gonzalez was shot twice and Burnette died of a self-inflicted gunshot wound.

“At this time, it appears to be a tragic, isolated incident, and the Fayetteville Police Department is not currently searching for additional suspects,” police stated.