Man shot, killed in west Charlotte

Man shot, killed near gas station in west Charlotte

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (WBTV) - Officials say a man died in the hospital after being shot in west Charlotte Tuesday afternoon.

According to the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department, the incident happened on West Trade Street around 4:30 p.m.

Police arrived to the scene and found a man with an apparent gunshot wound. The male victim was taken by Medic to the hospital with a life-threatening injury.

The man, identified as 20-year-old A’mari McCaskill, was later pronounced dead by medical personnel.

On Saturday, August 24, charged Algia Montaze Clark Jr. was arrested and charged with the murder of McCaskill.

This is an ongoing, active investigation.

Anyone with information about this incident is asked to call 704-432-TIPS. The public can also call Crime Stoppers at 704-334-1600 or visit the Crime Stoppers website.

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