Hickory Grove Division - Homicide in the 6000 block of Delta Crossing Lane

4/7/2019

Case Update: Sunday, April 7, 2019,

The victim in this case has been identified as Teaun Bates, DOB: 05/13/1989His 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 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 2019-0407-014601.

 

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Sunday, April 7, 2019,

Detectives with the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department's Homicide Unit are conducting a homicide investigation in the 6000 block of Delta Crossing Lane in the Hickory Grove Division.  The call for service came in at 1:46 a.m. on Sunday, April 7, 2019.  

Hickory Grove Division patrol officers responded to an assault with a deadly weapon call for service on Delta Crossing Lane.  Upon arrival, they located a male victim with gunshot wounds outside of an apartment.  Medic transported the victim to the hospital where he was pronounced deceased by hospital staff.  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, K-9, RTCC 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 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 2019-0407-014601.

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