Fatal shooting in southwest Charlotte leaves 1 dead

The victim was reported dead in a parking lot.
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A man is dead following a shooting early Saturday in southwest Charlotte, CMPD has reported.

Authorities identified the victim as Jonquil Antoine Thompson, 35.

The shooting was reported shortly after 2 a.m. in the 4000 block of Conway Avenue, just south of South Boulevard and Scaleybark Road. When officers got there, they found Thompson wounded in a parking lot. He died at the scene.

CMPD released no information about a suspect or motive.

Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 704-334-1600 or visit the Crime Stoppers website at http://charlottecrimestoppers.com.

Glenn Burkins
Glenn is founder and publisher of Qcitymetro.com. He's worked at the St. Petersburg (Fla.) Times, Philadelphia Inquirer, Wall Street Journal and Charlotte Observer.

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