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Man shot, killed outside southwest Charlotte apartment complex, CMPD says

A man was shot and killed in southwest Charlotte Friday night.

CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- A man was shot and killed outside a southwest Charlotte apartment complex Friday night.

Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police responded to a call in the 300 block of Fairwood Avenue a little before 4:15 p.m. Upon arrival, officers found 24-year-old Decario Bethea with an apparent gunshot wound.

Bethea was transported to the hospital, where he was later pronounced dead.

According to CMPD, Bethea was involved in a verbal altercation before being fatally shot.

Officials did not say if a suspect has been identified in the deadly incident.

Stick with WCNC.com for the latest on this developing story.

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