CHARLOTTE, NC (WBTV) - Charlotte-Mecklenburg police are investigating the fatal Sunday morning shooting that happened around 3:00 a.m. at the Alta Grove apartments at the 9000 block of Season Grove Lane near Cuoloak Drive and Mount Holly-Huntersville in Northwest Charlotte.
Officers responded to a call about an assault with a deadly weapon. They said a man forcibly entered the apartment where a man and woman lived. A struggle ensued over a weapon, and during the struggle, the intruder was shot. Medic said he died as a result of his injuries. That man's information is being withheld pending family notification.
One of the people living at the apartment was also shot. However, that person was only received a minor gunshot wound to the hand and should be okay.
Detectives with the Homicide Unit are still investigating.
Anyone with information about this incident is asked to call 704-432-TIPS and speak directly to a Homicide Unit Detective. Detective Ladd is the lead detective assigned to the case. In addition, you may also call Crime Stoppers at 704-334-1600.