STATESVILLE, N.C. — Statesville Police are investigating after a man was shot and killed at the 900 Block of Adams Street on Monday.
According to Statesville Police, officers were called to a shooting at 6:40 a.m. regarding an alleged trespasser. Police say upon arriving on the scene, the body of 54-year-old Statesville resident, Alexis Christopher Barber was located near the driveway.
The victim was pronounced on the scene by the Statesville Fire Department and Iredell County EMS.
Police say 32-year-old Latoya Smith of Statesville fatally shot Barber after an encounter at her home.
This is a developing investigation.
Anyone with information is asked to contact Statesville Police Department at 704-878-3406 or Iredell Crime Stoppers at 704-662-1340.
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