Two killed, two critically wounded amid weekend violence in Charlotte, CMPD says

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Weekend violence in Charlotte claimed two lives and two other people have life-threatening injuries, according to Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police.

The shootings all happened within an 11-hour period, including a triple shooting at 5 a.m. Sunday, Nov. 28, in the 1700 block of Harland Street in northwest Charlotte, CMPD said in a release. The area is in the Oakdale South community, east of the Brookshire Boulevard.

Police say they discovered the Harland Street shootings after responding to a noise complaint.

“When they arrived, they located a victim with an apparent gunshot wound inside of a house,” police said.

“The victim was pronounced deceased on scene by Medic. Two other victims were transported with serious life-threatening injures by Medic.”

Identities of the people involved have not been released.

The other homicide occurred around 6 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 27, near the 4800 block of Sadler Road in the Dixie-Berryhill community. The largely rural area is just west of Charlotte Douglas International Airport.

Detectives with the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department are investigating a body found Saturday, Nov. 27, at a west Charlotte home on Sadler Road.
Detectives with the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department are investigating a body found Saturday, Nov. 27, at a west Charlotte home on Sadler Road.

“Officers responded to a domestic violence call for service,” CMPD said.

“They located a victim with an apparent gunshot wound inside of a house. Officers attempted rendered lifesaving efforts and treatment to the subject prior to Medic’s arrival. The victim was pronounced deceased on scene by Medic.”

The identity of the victim has not been released.

Investigators are seeking tips in the cases. Anyone with information can call CMPD at 704-432-TIPS, or Crime Stoppers at 704-334-1600 or http://charlottecrimestoppers.com.”

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