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1 dead after shooting in northwest Charlotte

The shooting was reported Tuesday at LaSalle Street and Beatties Ford Road.

A 37-year-old man died Tuesday following a shooting in northwest Charlotte. Police identified the victim as Germany Joaquin Byers.

The shooting was reported at 12:23 p.m. at LaSalle Street and Beatties Ford Road. Byers was pronounced dead at Carolinas Medical Center.

Charlotte-Mecklenburg police did not release details about the shooting or discuss a possible suspect.

Anyone with information is asked to call 704-432-TIPS and speak to a homicide detective, or call Crime Stoppers at 704-334-1600.

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