A man was shot and killed Monday night in a southwest Charlotte Monday night and the shooter remained on the run early Tuesday.
Charlotte-Mecklenburg police were called to the Econo Lodge in the 500 block of Clanton Road around 11:44 p.m. Officers say they found a man suffering from an apparent gunshot wound when they arrived. Medic pronounced the man dead on scene.
Detectives are canvassing the area for evidence and seeking witnesses.
The victim’s name will be released after his family has been notified of his death.
Anyone with information is asked 704-432-TIPS and speak directly to a homicide unit detective. Detective Grande is the lead detective to the case. The public can also call Crime Stoppers at 704-334-1600 or visit the Crime Stoppers mobile app website athttp://charlottecrimestoppers.com/.