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CMPD: 14-year-old charged with murder after teen shot and killed north Charlotte

The homicide investigation is the second CMPD conducted on Sunday, Sept. 5

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — The Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department confirmed one person is dead after a deadly shooting Sunday evening. 

CMPD confirms 16-year-old Jaylen Xavier Foster was found dead in the 9700 block of Trinity Road. 

Medic announced three people were shot on the scene. Foster was pronounced dead while two others were transported to area hospitals. 

Police announced on Monday that a 14-year-old juvenile was arrested in connection with this case and has been charged with murder, attempted murder, assault with a deadly weapon inflicting serious injury, possession of a firearm by a minor and possession of a stolen motor vehicle. 

Anyone with information about this incident is asked to call 704-432-TIPS and speak directly to a Homicide Unit detective.  Detective Planty is the lead detective assigned to this case.  The public can also leave information anonymously by contacting Crime Stoppers at 704-334-1600 or http://charlottecrimestoppers.com/.

This is the second homicide CMPD responded to on Sunday, Sept. 5. 

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