CMPD: 2 shot, 1 dead on Brookshire near I-85

CHARLOTTE, N.C. – Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police is investigating a homicide after two men were found shot in west Charlotte.

CMPD has identified the victim as 33-year-old Darius Deon Chapman. His family has been notified of his death.

According to CMPD, just after 6 a.m. an officer patrolling Brookshire Boulevard near I-85 saw what he believed to be a car accident. After pulling up to the stopped vehicle, he saw a man with a gunshot wound to his arm standing next to the vehicle. Chapman was inside the vehicle, suffering from an apparent gunshot wound. He was pronounced dead on the scene by MEDIC.

Detectives are currently covering the area to find any potential witnesses to the incident.

Anyone with information about this incident is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 704-334-1600.

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