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CMPD investigating homicide after one person stabbed

Officers responded to the scene around 3 p.m. Wednesday in the 200 block of East Sugar Creek Road.
Scene of homicide at Sugar Creek
Scene of homicide at Sugar Creek(WBTV)
Published: May. 18, 2022 at 4:36 PM EDT
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CHARLOTTE, N.C. (WBTV) - The Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department is investigating a homicide in northeast Charlotte.

Officers were flagged down while patrolling around 2:57 p.m. Wednesday in the 200 block of East Sugar Creek Road.

Police found 44-year-old Antonio Quarles lying unresponsive on the side of the roadway and immediately began life-saving tactics.

Medic transported Quarles to Atrium Main with life-threatening injuries.

He succumbed to his wounds at 3:53 p.m. and was pronounced dead by hospital staff.

Anyone with information about this incident is asked to call 704-432-TIPS. The public can also leave information anonymously by contacting Crime Stoppers at 704-334-1600 or on their website.

More information will be provided when available.

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