Man in custody after teen shot in East Charlotte, CMPD says
The Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Division is investigating a murder after a teen was shot and killed in East Charlotte Sunday afternoon.
Murder detectives responded to William Reynolds Drive simply earlier than 12 a.m. In accordance with a map, it is a residential space.
Channel 9 despatched a crew to the scene the place the realm was blocked off by CMPD autos and a criminal offense scene investigation van pulled up. CMPD Main Jackie Briley tells our crews a juvenile sufferer and a suspect are in custody.
“Upon their arrival, they discovered a juvenile sufferer affected by an obvious gunshot wound. The teenage sufferer was pronounced useless on the scene. Proper now we have now one particular person in custody and we aren’t searching for any extra suspects on this case,” Briley stated.
A household consultant advised Channel 9’s Glenn Counts that the sufferer might have been 15 or 16 years previous.
Police stated the investigation into the case is energetic and ongoing.
Anybody with details about this incident is requested to name 704-432-TIPS and converse instantly with a murder unit detective.
It is a growing story. Please test again for updates.
(See beneath: CMPD officer shoots armed suspect throughout incident in College Metropolis space)
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