Mooresville police said they found one man shot to death and another suffering from a gunshot wound early Saturday morning on the edge of its downtown.
Marquise Leon Dalton, 24, of Mooresville was killed, police said, while 23-year-old Demitree Lenoy Adkins, also of Mooresville, was hospitalized and is in stable condition.
The incident – which is under investigation – reportedly occurred at Statesville Avenue and Ashe Street. Officers arrived on the scene at 12:13 a.m. Saturday.
Anyone with information about the case is asked to contact the Mooresville Police Department at 704-664-3311.