CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- Charlotte-Mecklenburg police are investigating a deadly shooting that left one man dead in east Charlotte early Saturday morning.

Police said a man was shot killed in a vehicle on Finchley Drive around 2:30 a.m.

Authorities received a call about several shots being fired at a car. When officers arrived on scene, they discovered Esteban Peralta Leon, 46, suffering from a gunshot wound.

The Leon was pronounced dead at the scene by Medic.

Anyone with information is enouraged to call CMPD or Crime Stoppers at 704-334-1600.

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