The Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department is investigating a shooting that occurred on Friday afternoon in east Charlotte.

According to CMPD, around 2 p.m., officers responded to an assault with a deadly  weapon call in the 6400 block of Albemarle Road.  

When officers got there, they found a victim with a gunshot wound. Medic pronounced the victim deceased on scene.

When patrol officers responded to the scene, they found an armed man and took him into custody.

Police have not released any additional information.

Anyone with information about this incident is asked to call 704-432-TIPS and speak directly to a Homicide Unit detective.

Jalon is a general assignment reporter for QCity Metro. He is a graduate of North Carolina Central University and an avid sports fan. (

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