A woman’s body was found in a Steele Creek home Sunday afternoon, and police are investigating the case as a homicide, Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police said.
The woman was identified late Sunday as Stephanie Potts, 35. The house is in the 13100 block of Black Chestnut Place, a few miles from Lake Wylie and the South Carolina state line.
Someone called police and asked for a “check welfare” visit to the house around 3:30 p.m., police said, and officers found the woman’s body inside.
Police did not immediately say what happened to the woman or how she died.
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Anyone with information is asked to call 704-432-TIPS and speak to a homicide detective or call Crime Stoppers at 704-334-1600.
Jane Wester: 704-358-5128, @janewester