CHARLOTTE, N.C. — The Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department is investigating a shooting into an occupied home that killed one and injured another in southwest Charlotte late Saturday night.
Medic first confirmed with WCNC Charlotte they responded to a call for a gunshot wound along Cherrycrest Lane, near Old Pineville Road in south Charlotte, around 11 p.m.
When police arrived, they found two people with gunshot wounds, officers said.
One of the victims was taken to the hospital by Medic where they died from their injuries, according to police. Another was transported with non-life-threatening injuries.
No word on if any suspects have been identified at this time.
WCNC Charlotte will update this article once new information is made available by CMPD.
WCNC Charlotte is committed to reporting on the issues facing the communities we serve. We tell the stories of people working to solve persistent social problems. We examine how problems can be solved or addressed to improve the quality of life and make a positive difference. WCNC Charlotte is seeking solutions for you. Send your tips or questions to email@example.com.
PODCASTS FROM WCNC CHARLOTTE
Flashpoint is a weekly in-depth look at politics in Charlotte, North Carolina, South Carolina, and beyond with host Ben Thompson. Listen to the podcast weekly.
SUBSCRIBE: Apple Podcasts || Spotify || Stitcher || Google Podcasts
Locked On is the leading podcast network for local sports and is owned by WCNC Charlotte's parent company TEGNA.
Listen to Locked On here.
Wake Up Charlotte To Go is a daily news and weather podcast you can listen to so you can start your day with the team at Wake Up Charlotte.
SUBSCRIBE: Apple Podcasts || Spotify || Stitcher || TuneIn || Google Podcasts
All of WCNC Charlotte's podcasts are free and available for both streaming and download. You can listen now on Android, iPhone, Amazon, and other internet-connected devices. Join us from North Carolina, South Carolina, or on the go anywhere.