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Police classify deadly stabbing in south Charlotte as justified homicide

On July 11, shortly after 10 p.m., officers responded to a call for an assault with a deadly weapon on Doris Avenue.
Published: Jul. 29, 2021 at 6:15 PM EDT
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CHARLOTTE, N.C. (WBTV) - Police say the deadly July stabbing in south Charlotte was a justified homicide.

On July 11, shortly after 10 p.m., officers responded to a call for an assault with a deadly weapon on Doris Avenue.

Police say they found 69-year-old Calvin Hilton had been stabbed. MEDIC pronounced him dead on scene.

On July 29, CMPD detectives classified this case as a justified homicide.

CMPD said the Mecklenburg County District Attorney’s Office reviewed the case and concurs with the detectives’ decision not to charge anyone in this case.

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