On Friday, January 13, 2023, at approximately 7:03 p.m., North Division officers responded to a check welfare call for service in the 6400 block of Hackberry Creek Trail referencing a male victim in serious condition. Upon arrival, officers located a male victim suffering from an apparent gunshot wound. Charlotte Fire and Medic initiated life-saving measures on scene before transporting the victim to the hospital where he was pronounced deceased.
Homicide Unit detectives responded to the scene to conduct an investigation, and Crime Scene Search responded to process the scene and collect physical evidence. Representatives from CMPD's Operations Command, the Charlotte Fire Department, Medic, Victim Services, and the Mecklenburg County District Attorney's Homicide Prosecution Team also assisted.
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 Condron 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: 20230113-1903-01.