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CMPD investigating homicide after person found shot in hotel room

The victim's name will be released after family members have been notified, said CMPD.

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — CMPD's homicide unit is currently investigating a shooting after they found one man shot in a hotel room at 8615 Hankins Rd.

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On Saturday, July 31 around noon officials arrived to the hotel after they received a call about a person being shot. The victim was located and transported to a local hospital where he was pronounced dead. 

The victim's name will be released after family members have been notified, said CMPD.

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Anyone with information about this incident is asked to call 704-432-TIPS and speak directly to a Homicide Unit detective. Detective James 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/.

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