Crime & Courts

Man shot in southeast Charlotte has died at the hospital, police say

A man was shot and killed in Charlotte on Monday morning, according to Charlotte-Mecklenburg police.

Elchin Khalilov, 29, was taken to the hospital, but he was pronounced dead soon after arriving there, police said.

Police responded to the scene, on North Sharon Amity Road near Albemarle Road, just before 11 a.m.

Police are still investigating and have not made an arrest as of 3 p.m.

Jane Wester is a Charlotte native and has been covering criminal justice and public safety for The Charlotte Observer since May 2017.