Lee County Sheriff’s deputies made an arrest Tuesday night in the shooting death of Calvin Richard Lester Jr. at Fat Junior’s Grill Tuesday morning.
Ar’mon Mandrell Jones of Fayetteville was taken into custody and placed in Lee County Jail under no bond. According to the sheriff’s office, Jones and Lester both worked at Caterpillar, located a short distance from the restaurant on Womack Road.
The alleged murder occurred in outside of the restaurant (which was closed at the time) after both men had finished their shift at the manufacturing facility. Lester suffered a single gunshot wound and was pronounced dead on the scene when deputies arrived. No motive has been determined, according to investigators.
The investigation is ongoing, and the Lee County Sheriff’s Office is asking if anyone has any additional information regarding the incident to contact them at (919) 775-5531 or (919) 718-4577.