Thursday, February 23, 2012

Man Shot & Killed on Lambeth Drive

Charlotte-Mecklenburg Homicide Unit Detectives are currently conducting an investigation into a shooting that occurred in the North Tryon Division at the 432 Lambeth Drive. The call for service was reported at 8:46 p.m., on February 23, 2012. The victim has been identified, pending family notification, his name will be released.

North Tryon Division officers responded to Lambeth Drive to investigate a shots fired call for service. When officers arrived on scene, they located a male subject suffering from an apparent gunshot wound. Medic arrived on scene and pronounced the victim deceased. Based on initial statements, residents heard a gunshot and located the subject.

Crime Scene Search responded to the call for service to process and collect physical evidence. The ADW Unit, Gang Unit, K-9 Unit along with representatives of the Mecklenburg County District Attorney’s Homicide Prosecution Team responded to the scene as well.

Anyone with information about this incident is asked to call 704-432-TIPS and speak directly to a Homicide Unit Detective. Detective Fitch is the lead detective assigned to this case. In addition, you may call Crime Stoppers at 704-334-1600.