Man arrested for deadly north Charlotte shooting

Man arrested for deadly north Charlotte shooting

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (WBTV) - Police charged a man with murder following a shooting on Sunday.

Charles Edward Smith, 33, has been arrested in the death of 33-year-old Christopher Washington.

Police responded to a shooting just after 11 a.m. where a man was killed and another person was seriously injured in north Charlotte.

The shooting happened on the 1100 block of Mona Drive. There, they found one person, identified as Washington, inside the home who had been shot. Washington died shortly after arriving to Atrium Health.

Eight minutes after officers responded to the scene, another person arrived at Atrium Health with a gunshot wound. That victim also has serious injuries, CMPD said.

Police believe the second victim was also shot near Mona Drive and Statesville Drive.

Police haven’t provided any other information.

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