CMPD: Fatal South Charlotte Stabbing Of 69-Year-Old Classified As Justified Homicide

The Latest (7/29/21):

Charlotte-Mecklenburg detectives say the fatal stabbing of 69-year-old Calvin Hilton in south Charlotte has been classified as a justified homicide.

Officials with the Mecklenburg County District Attorney’s Office say after reviewing the case they concur with the detectives’ decision not to charge anyone in this case.

Original Story (7/11/21):

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Detectives are investigating a homicide in south Charlotte after a person was fatally stabbed Saturday night.

Officers responded to a call for service on Doris Avenue shortly after 10 p.m. to find a victim with an apparent stab wound.

Detectives say the victim, later identified as 69-year-old Calvin Hilton, was pronounced dead at the scene.

The investigation into this case is active and ongoing.

Police ask anyone with more information 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