CHARLOTTE, N.C. (WBTV) - A person shot and killed at a busy intersection in north Charlotte Monday afternoon has been identified by police as 21-year-old Aaron Deshane Shuford, Jr.
The shooting happened around 5:45 p.m. near the intersection of Old Statesville Road and WT Harris Boulevard.
Police say officers arrived and found a man, later identified as Shuford, with an apparent gunshot wound. He was pronounced dead on scene by Medic.
A homicide investigation is underway and officials did not provide any other details.
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 http://charlottecrimestoppers.com/.
Shuford’s family has been notified of his death.