19-year-old killed, two injured in north Charlotte shooting

One killed, two hurt in north Charlotte shooting

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (WBTV) - One person was killed and two others were injured in a shooting in north Charlotte early Thursday morning, sparking a homicide investigation.

Charlotte-Mecklenburg police have identified the person killed as 19-year-old David Wayne Burns.

Officers say they were called to Holland Avenue off Atando Avenue around 12:32 a.m. where Burns was found shot inside a vehicle. Medic pronounced him dead on scene.

Two other men were located nearby with gunshot wounds and taken to the hospital with minor injuries.

The relationship between the victims in unknown, police say.

Burns’ family has been notified of his death.

Two people were found shot dead in a car near the Atando Avenue area over the weekend.

Anyone with information in the case is asked to call detectives at 704-432-TIPS or Crime Stoppers at 704-334-1600.

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