CHARLOTTE, N.C. — A west Charlotte homicide investigation is underway after a man was found shot to death inside of an arcade Friday evening.
Officers responded to Fish Hut Arcade, located on Wilkinson Boulevard, in response to an Assault with Deadly Weapon call around 9 p.m. Upon arrival, officers located a victim, identified as 35-year-old Durrell Coleon Fuller, with a gunshot wound inside the business, police say. Fuller was pronounced dead at the scene by MEDIC.
On Saturday, officers arrested 49-year-old Akinto Boone after identifying him as the suspect in the Fuller murder case, CMPD says.
According to Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police, after an interview with detectives Boone was charged with 1st Degree Murder.
The investigation into this case is active and ongoing.
Anyone with information about this incident is asked to call 704-432-TIPS and speak directly to a Homicide Unit detective. The public can also leave information anonymously by contacting Crime Stoppers at 704-334-1600 or http://charlottecrimestoppers.com/.