A man was fatally shot Tuesday night in the 1900 block of Catherine Simmons Avenue in north Charlotte, according to Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police.
Police identified the victim as Laymon A. Moore, 29.
Investigators gave this account of what happened: Moore was walking on the street across from Lincoln Heights Neighborhood Park when a vehicle pulled up beside him and the people inside argued with him. They then shot Moore and drove away.
Medic pronounced Moore dead at the scene.
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Catherine Simmons Avenue is off Beatties Ford Road near Lasalle Street in north Charlotte.
Anyone with information about the incident is asked to call 704-432-TIPS and speak directly to a Homicide Unit detective, or call Crime Stoppers at 704-334-1600. The Crime Stoppers mobile app website is http://charlottecrimestoppers.com/.
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