Last updated: 8 months ago
CMPD have released a statement on the shooting and death of Justin Carr:
Detectives with the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department’s Homicide Unit are conducting a homicide investigation in the 100 block of E. Trade Street in the Central Division. The call for service came in at 8:31 p.m. on Wednesday, September 21, 2016.
Central Division patrol officers responded to an assault with a deadly weapon call for service. Upon officers arrival they located a male victim suffering from an apparent gunshot wound. The victim was transported by Medic to Carolinas Medical Center. On Thursday, September 22, 2016, the victim was pronounced deceased as a result of his injuries. The victim has been identified as Justin Carr, DOB: 07/21/1990. His family has been notified of his death.
Detectives with the Homicide Unit canvassed the area to determine whether there were any witnesses to this incident.
Crime Scene Search responded to the call for service to process the scene and collect physical evidence.