Charlotte-Mecklenburg police are investigating the death of 20-year-old Donsha Rankin after finding her suffering from an apparent gunshot wound late Tuesday.
At 10:55 p.m., officers were dispatched to the 1500 block of Seneca Place in south Charlotte, near Park Road, after getting a call about an assault with a deadly weapon.
Paramedics declared Rankin dead on scene.
Police said the victim and suspect knew one another and that the shooting happened inside a nearby apartment. The Charlotte Observer reported that the victim was pregnant.
Police did not release any information about a motive or 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, or visit the Crime Stoppers website.