CMPD investigating homicide after 19-year-old shot to death

A 19-year-old was killed late Monday night in what Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police are investigating as a homicide.

CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- A 19-year-old was killed late Monday night in what Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police are investigating as a homicide.

CMPD said they first received a call for service on the 500 block of Barton Creek Drive in northeast Charlotte just before 11 p.m. Monday.

Upon arrival, officers found 19-year-old Jervais Wan Ya Cain suffering from an apparent gunshot wound. Cain was pronounced dead on the scene by Medic. 

CMPD Crime Scene Search team and representatives of the Mecklenburg County District Attorney's Homicide Prosecution Team responded to the scene to assist in gathering evidence.

Anyone with information is asked to call 704-432-TIPS or Crime Stoppers at 704-334-1600.

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