Police: 2 dead in apparent murder-suicide

Two people were found dead inside a house in northwest Charlotte Wednesday evening and police say they believe the incident is a murder-suicide.

Police say Christopher Davis, 43, shot his 68-year-old mother, Francis Davis, before turning the gun on himself. Police don’t believe anyone else was in the home on Farmwood Court when the shootings occurred.

Police were called out to assist paramedics at 6:17 p.m. when they found the bodies.

Anyone with information about the shootings is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 704-334-1600. Cleve R. Wootson Jr.