FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Friday, April 1, 2016
Contact: Jessica Wallin, CMPD Public Affairs
Detectives with the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department’s Homicide/ADW Unit are conducting a homicide investigation in the 4100 block of Atmore Street in the North Tryon Division. The call for service came in at 11:23 p.m. on Thursday, March 31, 2016.
North Tryon Division patrol officers responded to an assault with a deadly weapon call for service in the 4100 block of Atmore Street. Upon arrival officers located a male victim suffering from apparent gunshot wounds. The victim was pronounced deceased on scene by Medic. His name will be released upon family notification.
Detectives are currently on scene canvassing the area to determine whether there were any witnesses to this incident.
Crime Scene Search responded to the call for service to process the scene and collect physical evidence. Representatives of the Mecklenburg County District Attorney’s Homicide Prosecution Team and the Real Time Crime Center also responded to the scene.
This is an ongoing, active investigation. As new information develops it will be released by CMPD Public Affairs.
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. The public can also call Crime Stoppers at 704-334-1600 or visit the Crime Stoppers mobile app website at http://charlottecrimestoppers.com/.