Police: Kids Inside Home Where Man Was Shot & Killed


by Audrina Bigos
by Photographer: Mike Thomas

CHARLOTE, NC- Police are searching for three armed suspects they say killed a man in his Northwest Charlotte home Friday morning not far from several children.

Police say 42 year-old Davis Walthall was shot and killed is him home on Maribel Avenue after three men burst into his home with guns and shot him around 5 a.m. Friday.

According to reports, Walthall got into a fight with the men before they shot him and ran away.

With police still looking for the suspected killers, neighbors on Maribel Avenue say they're worried about their own safety.

"We don't know who it is and it's scary. You can't sleep at night knowing people are out and loose going in people's house killing people," said Pamela Myers, a neighbor.

Police haven't released a motive, but they tell us multiple people were inside the home during the shooting.

A next door neighbor says he saw around six children being led out of the house by police.

Police are asking anyone with information to call Crime Stoppers.

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