Man died of gunshot wound in northeast Charlotte

A man died after being shot about 7:30 a.m. Sunday in the 1000 block of Mallard Oaks Drive, off John Adams Road in northeast Charlotte.

Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police and Medic responded and found a man who had been hit at least once by gunfire. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

Officers from the University City division were canvasing the area Sunday to find witnesses. Anyone with information about this incident is asked to call 704-432-TIPS and speak directly to a Homicide Unit Detective.

The man’s identity was being withheld until his family could be notified.

Karen Sullivan: 704-358-5532, @Sullivan_kms