***UPDATE*** Hickory Grove Division - Homicide in the 7000 block of Lawyers Road

1/26/2019

Case Update: Saturday, January 26, 2019,

The victim in this case has been identified as Christopher Jamil Moore, DOB: 12/08/1996His 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 Clayton  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 2019-0125-2051-00.

 

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Friday, January 25, 2019,

Detectives with the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department's Homicide Unit are conducting a homicide investigation in the 7000 block of Lawyers Road in the Hickory Grove Division.  The call for service came in at 8:51 p.m. on Friday, January 25, 2019. 

Hickory Grove division patrol officers responded to an assault with a deadly weapon call for service.  Upon arrival, officers located a male victim in the parking lot with an apparent gunshot wound.  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 additional 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 Clayton  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 2019-0125-2051-00.

 

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