CMPD investigating man dead, woman injured in west Charlotte shooting

- Charlotte-Meckelnburg Police are investigating a homicide in west Charlotte.

The call for service came in at 12:00 a.m. on Friday. Officers responded to an assault with a deadly weapon call to service at the Effingham Rd. and Tuckaseegee Rd. 

When officers arrived they found Tony Jamarr Russell and woman suffering from apparent gunshot wounds. 

Russell was pronounced dead on scene by Medic. The woman was taken to CMC with non-life threatening injuries.

Officers do not believe this was a random act of violence.

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

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