CMPD: 1 Dead, 1 Injured In Fatal East Charlotte Shooting

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Detectives say one person died and another person was injured after a fatal shooting in east Charlotte early Sunday morning.

Charlotte-Mecklenburg officers say they responded to call for service on Eastcrest Drive around 1:45 a.m. on June 20th.

At the scene, officers say they found two victims with gunshot wounds and took both to a local hospital to be treated.

Detectives say one of the victims died around 5 a.m. at the hospital from injuries sustained in the shooting.

The victims’ identities have not yet been released.

The investigation into this case remains active and ongoing.

Police ask anyone with more information on this case to call 704-432-TIPS to speak directly with a Homicide Unit detective or leave an anonymous tip with Crime Stoppers at 704-334-1600 or