Man Found Fatally Shot Near Uptown Charlotte

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Detectives with the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department are investigating a homicide after a man was fatally shot near uptown Charlotte early Friday.

The incident happened around 4 a.m. near the intersection of North College Street and East 12th Street.

When officers arrived at the scene they located a man suffering from a gunshot wound. Police say he was pronounced dead at the scene by MEDIC.

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 with Crime Stoppers at 704-334-1600 or