A man fatally shot outside of an apartment complex in west Charlotte Monday night has been identified by police as 20-year-old Jourdan Malik Hill.
According to Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department, the shooting happened in the 2400 block of Pruitt Street around 8 p.m.
Police say Hill and several witnesses were standing in the parking lot when someone began shooting.
Hill was struck by a bullet and ran inside the apartment, according to police.
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Medic arrived on the scene and pronounced Hill dead. Officials said the area is not known to have many problems.
“I was talking to the division captain a few minutes ago and she indicated that we have a really strong working relationship with that apartment and the apartment management and have a good working relationship so she describes it as a fairly well-run establishment that wasn’t a problem area for them,” explained Major Mike Smathers in a press conference Monday night.
Officials say they are searching for additional witnesses and ask anyone with information to call Crime Stoppers at 704-334-1600.
Hill’s family has been notified of his death.