Homicide investigation underway in east Charlotte

According to Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police, detectives are investigating the homicide on Merry Oaks Road.
Police said one person was pronounced dead on the scene by Medic.
Published: Jun. 27, 2022 at 6:25 AM EDT
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CHARLOTTE, N.C. (WBTV) – A homicide investigation is underway early Monday morning in east Charlotte.

According to Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police, detectives are investigating the homicide on Merry Oaks Road. That’s in the Plaza Midwood area.

Shortly after 5:30 a.m. Monday, officers were called to an assist medic call. When they arrived, they said they found the victim with a gunshot wound.

Police said the person was pronounced dead on the scene by Medic.

During an update from CMPD around 7:20 a.m., officers said there are no witnesses at this time.

The name of the victim was not immediately available.

Anyone with information about this incident is asked to call (704) 432-TIPS and speak directly to a homicide unit detective.

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