Man found dead in road in north Shelby, shot multiple times

Shelby police say they found a man dead on a neighborhood street Wednesday night, the apparent victim of multiple gunshots.

Investigators say they got a call about a shooting to 608 Lincoln Street in north Shelby at 10:12 p.m. Wednesday, and arrived to find Donnell Edwin Murray Jr., 28, in the street. He was transported to Carolina’s Health Care System Cleveland where he was later pronounced dead.

Detectives have made no arrests at this time and are asking with information to call the Shelby Police Department at 704-484-6845. If they wish to remain anonymous, they can contact Cleveland County Crime Stoppers at 704-481-TIPS.

If you have any questions, call Captain Steven Seate at 704-484-7150 or the Shelby Police Department.