Homicide Investigation in the North Tryon Division

CMPD Public Affairs

Charlotte, N.C. – (Friday, February 24, 2023) – Detectives with the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department's Homicide Unit are conducting a homicide investigation in the 4600 block of Perth Court in the North Tryon Division.


On Friday, February 24, just after 5:30 a.m., officers responded to a domestic violence related assault with a deadly weapon with injury call for service in the 4600 block of Perth Court. Upon arrival, officers discovered a subject with multiple stab wounds. The victim was pronounced deceased by MEDIC. A suspect was taken into custody at the scene.


Homicide Unit detectives responded to the scene to conduct an investigation, and Crime Scene Search responded to process the scene and collect physical evidence.  Detectives are speaking with individuals who were at the scene and are not presently searching for any additional suspects. Representatives from CMPD's Operations Command, MEDIC, the Mecklenburg County District Attorney's Office Homicide Prosecution Team and Victim Services 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 Overman 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:  20230224-0530-00.