Investigation underway for deadly east Charlotte shooting

Man shot and killed in east Charlotte

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (WBTV) - Police are currently investigating a shooting that occurred in east Charlotte on Saturday evening which left one man dead.

The shooting occurred on Kelston Place near Albemarle Road and police were called out to the scene at around 6:40 p.m.

Upon arriving at the scene, Malik Hashaun Clark, 21, was located and appeared to be suffering from gunshot wounds. Clark was later transferred to the hospital where he was pronounced deceased.

Detectives are continuing to investigate the scene and no further information has been released at this time.

Anyone with information about this incident is asked to call 704-432-TIPS and speak directly to a Homicide Unit Detective.

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