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Man charged with murder in west Charlotte shooting

(John Sparks | WBTV) (John Sparks | WBTV)
(John Sparks | WBTV) (John Sparks | WBTV)
Hernandez (Source: Mecklenburg County Sheriff's Office) Hernandez (Source: Mecklenburg County Sheriff's Office)
CHARLOTTE, NC (WBTV) -

A man has been charged with murder in the shooting death of 23-year-old Jamario Lacatria McNeely.

Charlotte-Mecklenburg police say they were called to the 2000 block of Pleasant Dale Drive around 7:19 p.m. Thursday where they found McNeely who had been shot. He was pronounced dead on scene. 

Friday, police announced 27-year-old George Fernandez was developed as a suspect and charged in McNeely's killing. 

Police believe Fernandez and McNeely knew each other.  

Investigators said Thursday they were interviewing witnesses but were not searching for any additional suspects.

There is no word on a potential motive for the shooting.

Fernandez is expected in court Monday afternoon. 

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

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