Hickory Grove Division - Homicide in the 13200 block of Great Laurel Road

1/21/2019

Case Update: Tuesday, January 22, 2019

The victim in this case has been identified as Tulvel Denise McDougald, DOB: 04/27/1991Her family has been notified of her 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 Peden 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 20190121-1355-02.

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Monday, January 21, 2019,

Detectives with the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department's Homicide Unit are conducting a homicide investigation in the 13200 block of Great Laurel Road in the Hickory Grove Division.  The call for service came in at 1:55 p.m. on Monday, January 21, 2019. 

Hickory Grove Division patrol officers responded to a domestic violence assault with a deadly weapon call for service.  Upon arrival, officers located a female inside a residence with an apparent gunshot wound. Medic pronounced the victim deceased on scene. The victim's name will be released once family notification has been made.

Responding officers detained a person of interest at the residence and he is cooperating with detectives. No additional suspects are being sought by detectives at this time.  

Initial information gathered at the scene indicates that this incident is domestic related. 

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, CD-CP, Operations Command, and Victim Services 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 Peden 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 20190121-1355-02.

 

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