Surveillance photo released of man wanted for questioning in homicide investigation at Charlotte convenience store

1 dead, 1 injured in west Charlotte shooting

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (WBTV) - Police are asking for the public’s help in identifying a man wanted for questioning in a homicide investigation after a man was shot and killed at a west Charlotte convenience store.

Police have released a surveillance photo of the man wanted for questioning.

On June 29, a person was shot and killed at a west Charlotte convenience store. He was identified by police as 44-year-old Lawrence Crank.

A second person was also shot and hospitalized with life-threatening injuries.

Surveillance photo released of man wanted for questioning in homicide investigation at Charlotte convenience store
Surveillance photo released of man wanted for questioning in homicide investigation at Charlotte convenience store (Source: Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department)

First responders were called to the shooting around 5:30 p.m. on Tuckaseegee Road near State Street.

Charlotte-Mecklenburg police are investigating the incident as a homicide.

Crank’s family has been notified of his death.

No other information was provided.

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