***UPDATE*** Hickory Grove Division - Homicide in the 1300 block of Kelston Place

10/20/2019

Case Update:  Sunday, October 20, 2019

Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department Homicide Detectives have identified the victim as Malik Hashaun Clark, II, DOB: 09/15/1998.  His family has been notified.

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 Lyon 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/. CMPD Report number: 20191019-1840-00

 

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Saturday, October 19, 2019

Detectives with the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department's Homicide Unit are conducting a homicide investigation in the 1300 block of Kelston Place.  The call for service came in at 6:40 p.m. on Saturday, October 19, 2019. 

Hickory Grove Division Officers responded to an assault with a deadly weapon call for service.  A male with gunshot wounds was transported by friends to an Urgent Care facility on Albemarle Road.  The victim was then transported to Atrium Health Carolina's Medical Center by Medic and was later pronounced deceased by hospital staff.

Homicide Detectives responded to the scene and are currently canvassing the area to determine whether there are any additional witnesses to this incident. 

Crime Scene Search has responded to the call for service to process the scene and collect physical evidence. 

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 Lyon 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/.  For additional information about this incident please refer to report numbers 2019-1019-1840-00.

 

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