CMPD: One dead, two injured in triple shooting in north Charlotte

Updated: Sep. 5, 2020 at 12:16 AM EDT
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CHARLOTTE, N.C. (WBTV) - Police say a man is dead and two other people were injured in a triple shooting in north Charlotte Friday night.

The incident happened on L.D. Parker Drive around 10 p.m. Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police responded to the scene.

Officers responded to a report of someone being shot in the parking lot of the Osei Discount Food and Beverage. When officers arrived, they located three people who had been shot.

A man, identified as 19-year-old Carlos Edward Lopez-Cole, was pronounced dead at the scene. Two female victims were both taken by MEDIC to the hospital where they are being treated for non-life-threatening injuries.

CMPD detectives are investigating the homicide. The investigation into this case is active and ongoing.

Anyone with information about this incident is asked to call 704-432-TIPS and speak directly to a Homicide Unit detective. The public can also leave information anonymously with Crime Stoppers at 704-334-1600 or

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