Police identify man shot, killed inside west Charlotte restaurant

Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police say a homicide investigation is underway in west Charlotte Saturday night.

CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police say a homicide investigation is underway in west Charlotte Saturday night.

Medic responded to a call from Tropical Bar, Restaurant and Game room, located in the 4700 block of Tuckaseegee Road around 10:45 p.m. Upon arrival, officers located 41-year-old Nelson Sosa inside the restaurant with an apparent gunshot wound.

Sosa was transported by Medic to CMC where he was pronounced deceased.

Sosa's death marks the 47th homicide to take place in Charlotte this year.

Anyone with information on this fatal shooting is asked to call 704-334-1600.

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