Man found shot to death in car in north Charlotte

08/16/2014 3:22 PM

08/16/2014 8:41 PM

Homicide detectives are investigating the apparent shooting death of a man whose body was found in a car Saturday morning in north Charlotte.

The victim was identified later Saturday as Ray Anthony Allison Jr., 31.

Allison’s body was discovered in vehicle parked in front of a business in the 7300 block of North Tryon Street, near Rocky River Road West and just south of University City Boulevard. Police had received a 911 call about a suspicious vehicle in the area.

Police said Allison had been shot. Detectives spent several hours in the area, looking for possible witnesses.

Anyone with information in the case is asked to call detectives at 704-432-TIPS. Or information can be left with Crime Stoppers, at 704-334-1600.

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