***UPDATE*** Hickory Grove Division - Homicide in the 13900 block of Pinyon Pine Lane

7/19/2019

Case Update: Friday, July 19, 2019

The victim in this case has been identified as Kelvin Dunlap Jr., DOB: 07/29/1989.  His family has been notified of his death.

This is an active and ongoing investigation.  As additional information develops, it will be released by the CMPD's Public Affairs Office. 

Anyone with information about this incident is asked to call 704-432-TIPS and speak directly to a Homicide Unit detective.  Detective Barnett 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 the report number 20190719-0912-03.

 

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Friday, July 19, 2019

Detectives with the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department's Homicide Unit are conducting a homicide investigation near the 13900 block of Pinyon Pine Lane, which is in the Hickory Grove Division.  The call for service came in at 9:12 a.m. on Friday, July 19, 2019.

Members of the Charlotte Fire Department and officers responded to reports of a motor vehicle collision, and when they arrived, they located a vehicle which had collided with a residence.  An occupant inside the vehicle was located with an apparent gunshot wound and was pronounced deceased on scene by MEDIC.

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, CFD, MEDIC, and Operations Command also responded to the scene.

This is an active and ongoing investigation.  As additional information develops, it will be released by the CMPD's Public Affairs Office. 

Anyone with information about this incident is asked to call 704-432-TIPS and speak directly to a Homicide Unit detective.  Detective Barnett 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 the report number 20190719-0912-03.

 

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