CHARLOTTE, NC (WBTV) - A man killed in northeast Charlotte Friday morning has been identified.
Charlotte-Mecklenburg police say 28-year-old Michael Xavier Morris was fatally shot in the 1800 block of Prospect Drive. The shooting happened at 2:24 a.m. and Morris was pronounced dead at the scene.
Police say the shooting is being investigated as a homicide.
This is the twenty-first homicide in Charlotte in 2017.