Homicide Investigation in the Westover Division

Detectives with the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department’s Homicide Unit are conducting a homicide investigation in the 7000 block of South Boulevard in the Westover Division.
CMPD Public Affairs

On Monday, November 28, shortly before 8:00 p.m., officers responded to an assault with a deadly weapon call for service at a McDonald's in the 7000 block of South Boulevard.  Upon arrival, officers discovered a male victim with a gunshot wound. MEDIC pronounced the victim deceased on scene.


The initial investigation determined two armed individuals were involved in an altercation at the establishment. The victim was struck by gunfire. No additional individuals are being sought in this case.


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, Victim Services, CFD, MEDIC 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 Trietley 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: 20221128-1946-04.