Man found shot, killed in parking lot in southeast Charlotte

Homicide investigation underway in southeast Charlotte

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (WBTV) - A man killed in Charlotte just after midnight Wednesday morning has been identified by police as 31-year-old Oscar Steele.

Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police say they were called to Oak Arbor Lane around 12:49 a.m. in reference to an assault with a deadly weapon. Officers arrived to find a man, later identified as Steele, shot in a parking lot. He was pronounced dead on scene.

CMPD is investigating Steele’s death as a homicide.

There’s no word on what happened, how many people were involved, any possible suspects or arrests.

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

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