One person is dead and another hospitalized after shooting broke out early Sunday in an east Charlotte apartment community, according to Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police.
The identity of the two victims has not been released.
It happened around 1:45 a.m. Sunday near the 1700 block of Eastcrest Drive, is south of Central Avenue in the Commonwealth Park community, police said.
“Medic transported both victims to a local hospital, one with life-threatening injuries,” CMPD said in a news release.
“At approximately 5 a.m., one of the victims was pronounced deceased at the hospital from injuries sustained in this incident.”
Investigators did not release details about a suspect in the case or cause for the shootings.
“Anyone with information about this incident is asked to call 704-432-TIPS and speak directly to a Homicide Unit detective. Detective C. Sinnott is the lead detective assigned to this case,” CMPD said
Anonymous tips can be offered through Crime Stoppers at 704-334-1600 or http://charlottecrimestoppers.com.