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Police investigating north Charlotte death

Charlotte-Mecklenburg police are investigating the death of a woman found inside a north Charlotte home this evening.

Police said they are not sure how Shirley Miller died, but said in a news release it may be domestic related. A man who also lived at the house, whom police identified as Anthony Hamilton, was taken to a Huntersville hospital where he is in stable condition, according to a news release.

Officers were responding to an alarm at the home on Pimilico Trace Lane shortly after 5 p.m. Once there, they had to force their way inside the home.

Officers found Hamilton alive, but said he was unresponsive. They then discovered Miller's body in a bedroom at the home. She was pronounced dead at the scene.

Detectives from the crime scene investigation and homicide units are still on the scene tonight.

Anyone with information is asked to call 704-432-TIPS and you will be able to speak to a Homicide Unit detective directly. You also can call Crime Stoppers at 704-334-1600. 

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