CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police began a homicide investigation early Thursday morning in south Charlotte.

A 911 call came in around 4:44 a.m. Thursday in reference to an armed robbery. When officers arrived, they found a man with gunshot wounds inside an apartment of The Retreat at McAlpine Creek Apartments.

CMPD identified the victim as 24-year-old Frolian Perdoma.

At least six people were in the apartment at the time of the shooting, CMPD says. There are no suspects at this time.

Neighbors told NBC Charlotte they are shocked. They say the neighborhood is typically filled with children and generally safe.

Anyone with information about the incident is asked to call 704-432-TIPS and speak directly to a Homicide Unit Detective.