A man was shot and killed at a southeast Charlotte bar late Saturday, according to a Charlotte-Mecklenburg police news release.
John Michael Songer, 46, was standing in the patio area of Smokey Joe’s Cafe around 11:45 p.m. when he was shot, police said.
Songer was pronounced dead at the scene.
Late Sunday, police announced that 35-year-old Jamie Lord Harris was charged with murder and possession of a firearm by a convicted felon.
Smokey Joe’s is near the intersection of Briar Creek Road and Monroe Road, a short distance from Bojangles’ Coliseum.