Charlotte-Mecklenburg police are investigating a shooting that was reported late Wednesday in a neighborhood in northwest Charlotte.

Authorities withheld the victim’s name pending notification of family members.

Officers were called to the scene in the 6200 block of Stonefort Court at 7:10 p.m. to investigate a report of shots being fired. Once there, they found a male with a gunshot wound. He was taken to Carolinas Medical Center where he later died.

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