Two people killed in separate shootings in Charlotte

Updated: Apr. 15, 2021 at 5:53 AM EDT
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CHARLOTTE, N.C. (WBTV) - Two people were killed overnight in separate Charlotte shootings.

The first shooting happened just before 11:30 p.m. Wednesday on Wilkinson Boulevard at Rosemont Street. Police say a man, identified as 25-year-old Demontravis Reid, was shot and killed.

Around three hours later, Raheem Fennell was killed in a shooting at University City’s Sleep Inn on N. Tryon Street near W.T. Harris Boulevard. Police say they were called to a disturbance call at the hotel around 2:30 a.m. Thursday and found her with a gunshot wound in a room. Medic pronounced her dead on scene.

According to Google Maps, the homicide scenes are about 16 minutes apart.

The victims’ families been notified of their death.

Anyone with information in these cases is asked to call detectives at 704-432-TIPS or Crime Stoppers at 704-334-1600.

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