Three People Arrested After Teen Shot And Killed At East Charlotte Apartment Complex

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — The CMPD says they arrested three people for the shooting death of a teen at an east Charlotte apartment complex.

Cortez Springs, 19, Keniya Guyton, 17, and Tionte Morrison, 18, have been charged with murder and three counts of attempted robbery with a dangerous weapon.

The shooting occurred around 9:30 p.m. Thursday, July 25th, on Barrington Drive, near the intersection of Milton Road.

Police say officers found 17-year-old Octavian McClellan with a gunshot wound in the parking lot of the apartment complex.  Medic took McClellan to the hospital, where he was pronounced dead.

A second victim, with a non-life-threatening gunshot wound, arrived at the hospital shortly thereafter.  Police are investigating the relationship between the victims.

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.