Charlotte, N.C. – (Tuesday, December 14, 2021) – Detectives with the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department's Homicide Unit are conducting a homicide investigation in the 3500 block of South Tryon Street.
On December 14, 2021, shortly before 5:15 p.m., officers responded to an assault with a deadly weapon call for service in the 3500 block of South Tryon Street. Upon arrival, officers located a male victim with an apparent gunshot wound. The victim was pronounced deceased on scene by Medic.
Homicide Unit detectives responded to the scene to conduct an investigation, while Crime Scene Search responded to process the scene and collect physical evidence. Representatives of the Mecklenburg County District Attorney's Homicide Prosecution Team, Victim Services, CMPD's Operations Command, and CFD also responded to the scene.
The investigation into this case is active and ongoing. 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 Pack is the lead detective assigned to this case. The public can also leave information anonymously by contacting Crime Stoppers at 704-334-1600 or http://charlottecrimestoppers.com/. For additional information about this case, please refer to the report: 20211214-1712-05