Man identified in fatal apartment shooting, woman charged with murder

Woman arrested, charged with murder

CHARLOTTE, NC (WBTV) - A woman was charged after a man was found dead in an apartment in northeast Charlotte Sunday morning.

Officers charged 29-year-old Heather Nicole Ricci with murder.

According to the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department, the incident happened on Tara Lane around 6 a.m.

When officers arrived, they found the man, later identified as Luis Felipe Ramirez-Flores, inside an apartment and he was pronounced dead at the scene by Medic.

Police say Ramirez-Flores was shot in a “domestic-related” incident and say the two knew each other.

Ricci was taken to the custody of the Mecklenburg County Sheriff’s Office.

This is an ongoing, active investigation.

Anyone with information about this incident is asked to call 704-432-TIPS or Crime Stoppers at 704-334-1600.

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