CMPD investigating homicide after person found dead during welfare check

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Police are investigating after they found someone dead Thursday night in Steele Creek.

According to Charlotte-Mecklenburg police, officers went to South Tryon Street near Steele Creek Road for a welfare check just before 12 a.m. Thursday. Detectives said when they arrived, they found a 29-year-old lying on the ground.

Investigators said he died at the scene.

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The victim’s name is still unknown. No suspect information has been released at this time.

Police asked anyone with information to call 704-432-TIPS and speak to a homicide detective. Detective Trietley is the lead detective assigned to this case. You can also leave information anonymously by calling Crime Stoppers at 704-334-1600 or by clicking here.

This is a developing story. Check back for updates.

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