Victim identified in fatal southwest Charlotte shooting

Credit: Davie Hinshaw / Charlotte Observer

Victim identified in fatal southwest Charlotte shooting

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by WCNC.com Staff

WCNC.com

Posted on September 27, 2013 at 6:02 AM

Updated Friday, Sep 27 at 9:13 PM

CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- The victim shot and killed in southwest Charlotte early Friday morning has been identified.

Charlotte-Mecklenburg police said Terrell Jones was killed during a shooting at South Oaks apartments on Bow Road and Kings Ridge Drive around 4 a.m.

Terrell Jones has been arrested several times prior to this. Click here to see mug shots.

Jones was pronounced dead at the scene by Medic.  Police do not have a suspect in custody but are looking into a fight that could have led to the shooting.

Detectives are canvassing the neighborhood to determine whether there are any witnesses to this incident. The investigation is in its early stages, police said.

According to Mecklenburg County records, Jones has an extensive history of arrests. He's been arrested at least nine times with an array of charges from possession of drugs, assault of a female, to driving without a registration.

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

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