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A 31-year-old Norfolk man was shot and killed Saturday afternoon at a Wendy’s restaurant in Fayetteville, N.C., police said.

Fayetteville police said a group of men met in the Wendy’s parking lot on Raeford Road around 3:15 p.m. During the interaction, gunshots were fired and three men were hit.

Brandon L. Ratliff, of Norfolk, was pronounced dead at the scene. A second man was shot in the arm and an another was shot in the hand. Both men were transported to Cape Fear Valley Medical Center and are in good condition, police said.

Police are currently withholding the names of the other two individuals.

Fayetteville police say the shooting was not a random incident.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Fayetteville Police Department at 910-433-1856, submit a tip online by going to or via text by sending a message that begins with “4Tip” to 274637.