MOUNT HOLLY -- Gaston County police are investigating a homicide after a man was shot during a large party early Sunday morning at 500 Lanier Avenue Extension just outside of Mt. Holly.
Police say around 6:30 a.m., CaroMont Regional Medical Center Emergency Department told police a black male between 20 and 30 years old arrived at the hospital who had been suffering from a gunshot wound. When officers arrived on the scene, the victim who has not been identified had died.
Police are unsure of what led up to the shooting.
Anyone who attended the party that may have information regarding the shooting is asked to contact police at 704-866-3320 or Crime Stoppers at 704-861-8000.
For additional information, contact Captain Curtis Rosselle at 704-866-3397.