***UPDATE*** North Tryon Division - Homicide in the 6500 block of The Plaza

9/19/2019

Case Update: Thursday, April 18, 2019

The victim in this case has been identified as Hinyse Bittle, DOB: 08/06/1996.  His family has been notified of his death.

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 case is asked to call 704-432-TIPS and speak directly to a Homicide Unit detective.  Detective Jones is the lead detective assigned to this case.  The public can also call Crime Stoppers at 704-334-1600 or visit the Crime Stoppers website at http://charlottecrimestoppers.com/.

 

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Case Update: Thursday, April 18, 2019

The victim in this case has been identified as Hinyse Bittle, DOB: 08/06/1996.  His family has been notified of his death.

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 case is asked to call 704-432-TIPS and speak directly to a Homicide Unit detective.  Detective Jones is the lead detective assigned to this 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 20190415082003.

 

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Monday, April 15, 2019

Detectives with the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department's Homicide Unit are conducting a homicide investigation near the 6500 block of The Plaza, which is in the Tryon Division.  The call for service came in at 8:20 a.m. on Monday, April 15, 2019.  

North Tryon Division patrol officers responded to an assault with a deadly weapon call for service near the 6500 block of The Plaza.  Upon arrival, they located a male victim in a vehicle with an apparent gunshot wound.   The victim was pronounced deceased on scene by MEDIC.  His name will be released once his family has been notified of his death.

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's Assistance 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 Jones 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 20190415082003.

 

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