Man shot and killed in west Charlotte, homicide investigation underway

Man shot and killed in west Charlotte, homicide investigation underway

CHARLOTTE, NC (WBTV) - A homicide investigation is underway after a man was shot and killed in west Charlotte Thursday afternoon.

The shooting happened around 3:30 p.m. on the 2300 block of Farmer Street. The victim and a female witness then went to a nearby apartment on West Blvd and called 911, according to police.

The victim, 24-year-old Detavious Springs, was then taken by Medic to Carolinas Medical Center where died a short time later.

Investigators have not released any further details.

Anyone with information on the shooting is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 704-334-1600.

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