CMPD: Man killed during armed robbery in northeast Charlotte

Person shot and killed after armed robbery

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (WBTV) - A man killed during a robbery in northeast Charlotte Monday afternoon has been identified by police as 35-year-old Michael Philip Bibb.

The incident happened on Sandburg Avenue in the University City area. Shortly after 4:18 p.m., CMPD officers responded to reports of an armed robbery.

When they arrived, officers found a man, later identified as Bibb, with a gunshot wound. He was pronounced dead on the scene.

Police say detectives are not currently looking for any others involved.

Homicide Unit detectives responded to the scene to conduct an investigation, and Crime Scene Search responded to process the scene and collect physical evidence.

The investigation into this case is active and ongoing.

Bibb’s family has been notified of his death.

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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