***UPDATE*** Metro Division - Homicide on Jones Street

3/22/2018

Case Update: Thursday, March 22, 2018

The victim in this case has been identified as Stephen Giles, B/M, DOB: 4/26/1987.  His family has been notified of his death. 

This is an ongoing, active investigation.  As further 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 Goncalves is the lead detective assigned to the case.  The public can also call Crime Stoppers at 704-334-1600 or visit the Crime Stoppers website at http://charlottecrimestoppers.com/

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Thursday, March 22, 2018,

Detectives with the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department's Homicide Unit are conducting a homicide investigation in the 300 block of Jones Street in the Metro Division.  The call for service came in at 11:52 p.m. on Wednesday, March 21, 2018. 

Metro Division patrol officers responded to an assault with a deadly weapon call for service on Jones Street.  Upon arrival they located a male victim with apparent gunshot wounds.  The male was pronounced deceased on scene by Medic.  His name will be released once his family has been notified.

Homicide Detectives are currently canvassing the area to determine whether there are 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, Victim Services and Operations Command responded to the scene. 

This is an ongoing, active investigation.  As further 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 Goncalves 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/. ‚Äč