Two shot, killed at north Charlotte apartment complex, police say

Detectives are investigating after two men were fatally shot in north Charlotte Tuesday night.

CHARLOTTE, N.C. – Detectives in north Charlotte are investigating after two men were killed in what is being called a drug-related shooting at an apartment complex Tuesday night. 

According to Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police, officers responded to a call for shots fired in the area of the 400 block of Hilo Drive just before 11:30 p.m. When officers arrived at the scene, they found two men suffering from apparent gunshot wounds, police said.

Investigators said one of the men was located in a stairwell of The Edge at NoDa apartments. The second victim was found just inside the doorway. Police said both men were pronounced dead at the scene. Neither victim has been identified by authorities.

CMPD identified the two victims as Jared Chatman, 29, and Sanchez McClure, 30. According to CMPD, there have been 46 homicides in Charlotte in 2017. 

Detectives have not released any suspect information and are asking anyone with information about this incident to call Crime Stoppers at 704-334-1600. 

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