CMPD: 18-year-old dies after shooting in north Charlotte

The shooting took place in the 6000 block of Bennettsville Lane sometime after 10 p.m.
The shooting took place in the 6000 block of Bennettsville Lane sometime after 10 p.m.
Published: Jun. 27, 2022 at 11:00 PM EDT
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CHARLOTTE, N.C. (WBTV) - The Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department is investigating a homicide after one person was shot and killed Monday night.

The shooting took place in the 6000 block of Bennettsville Lane sometime after 10 p.m., investigators said. Officers were called for an assault with a deadly weapon with injury and found one person with multiple gunshot wounds.

Medic transported the victim, identified as 18-year-old Daishaw Bessent, to the hospital, where they were later pronounced dead, according to the CMPD.

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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