Charlotte-Mecklenburg police are investigating a killing that happened Sunday in the 900 block of Wendover Road.
Police identified the victim as 33-year-old Frederick Michael Handy. The incident occurred around 6 p.m.
Officers responded to an assault call at Carolinas Medical Center-Mercy hospital in reference to a man, later identified as Handy, being treated for a gunshot wound, according to WBTV, the Observer’s news partner. Handy was transported to CMC-Main where he was pronounced dead.
Detectives are reviewing evidence and searching for potential witnesses, according to WBTV. Anyone with information about this incident is asked to call 704-432-TIPS. The public can also call Crime Stoppers at 704-334-1600 or visit the Crime Stoppers mobile app website at http://charlottecrimestoppers.com/.