The Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department are investigating a fatal shooting incident that occurred Monday in west Charlotte.
According to a statement by CMPD, at approximately 7:16 pm, officers responded to reports of an assault with a deadly weapon at the 3100 block of Avalon Avenue.
When officers got there, they located an adult male suffering from a gun-shot wound. Medic transported the victim to the hospital where he was pronounced deceased.
A person of interest was contacted and is being interviewed by detectives.
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Detectives are not looking for any additional suspects at this time.
Anyone with information about the shooting is asked to call 704-432-TIPS to speak with a homicide detective, or call Crime Stoppers at 704-334-1600.