***UPDATE*** Westover Division - Homicide in the 800 block of Clanton Road

10/30/2018

Case Update:  Tuesday, October 30, 2018,

Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department homicide detectives have charged Michael Lee Patrick  DOB: 1/21/1991, with the murder of Kareem McLeod. 

During the investigation detectives identified Patrick as a suspect in this case and obtained a warrant for his arrest and requested assistance from the Violent Criminal Apprehension Team in locating him.  Earlier this morning, VCAT detectives located and arrested Patrick who was subsequently transported to the Law Enforcement Center where he were interviewed by homicide detectives.  At the conclusion of the interview, Patrick was charged with 2nd degree Murder and transferred to the custody of the Mecklenburg County Sheriff's Office.    

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 Overman 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 20181019-2344-02.

 

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Case Update: Saturday, October 20, 2018,

The victim in this case has been identified as Kareem McLeod, DOB: 01/04/1996His family has been notified of his death.

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 Overman 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 20181019-2344-02.

 

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Saturday, October 20, 2018,

Detectives with the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department's Homicide Unit are conducting a homicide investigation in the 800 block of Clanton Road in the Westover Division.  The call for service came in at 11:44 p.m. on Friday, October 19, 2018. 

Westover Division patrol officers responded to an assault with a deadly weapon call for service.  Upon arrival, officers located a male with an apparent gunshot wound in the parking lot.  Medic transported the victim to the hospital where he was pronounced deceased.  His name will be released once his family has been notified.

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, ABC 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 Overman 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 20181019-2344-02.

 

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