CMPD: Man shot to death through front door of north Charlotte ho - | WBTV Charlotte

CMPD: Man shot to death through front door of north Charlotte home

(Mark Davenport | WBTV) (Mark Davenport | WBTV)

A man was shot and killed in north Charlotte early Wednesday morning, prompting a homicide investigation. 

Charlotte-Mecklenburg police say they were called to a shooting at a home in the 5400 block of Datha Avenue and found a man shot to death. Medic pronounced the man dead on scene. 

"The initial investigation indicates that shots were fired into the residence and the suspect forced entry into the home," CMPD says. 

Police say the man was shot through the front door of the home. Two other people were inside at the time. 

Detectives are searching the area for witnesses and collecting evidence. 

The man's identity will be released after his family has been notified of his death. 

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

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