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Homicide investigation underway in south east Charlotte

Officers were called to a welfare check, where they found one person dead at the scene
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CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Charlotte-Mecklenburg police officers responded to a welfare check around midnight on Friday at South Tryon Street in Steel Creek.

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Upon arrival, officers found a man lying on the ground, where he was pronounced dead at the scene.

The victim has not been identified. This investigation is active and ongoing.

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If anyone has information on this, they are advised to contact Crime Stoppers tip line at 704-334-1600. Witnesses may also call 704-432-TIPS to speak directly with homicide detectives. 

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