CHARLOTTE, N.C. (WBTV) - A man who was found shot inside a vehicle at an east Charlotte intersection has died just over a week later.
The victim, identified as 20-year-old Darnel Mills, was found before 9:30 a.m. on Monday, Oct. 21, in a car at the intersection of E. W.T. Harris Boulevard and Duncroft Lane. He was rushed to the hospital where police say he died Wednesday morning.
Police said a preliminary investigation indicated Mills was a passenger of the vehicle, and another person in the car fled on foot.
On Friday, detectives arrested 41-year-old Kehlan Johnson and charged him with attempted first-degree murder, assault with a deadly weapon with the intent to kill inflicting serious injury, and possession of a firearm by a convicted felon. After Mills died on Wednesday, Johnson was additionally charged with murder.
The investigation into this case is active and ongoing.
Anyone with further information about the incident should call Crime Stoppers at 704-334-1600.