Man shot to death in north Charlotte ID'd, suspect charged

- A man was shot to death overnight Monday in north Charlotte, police said.

Officers responded to the 3500 block of Spring Terrace Lane just before 1 a.m. to find William Weddington, 24, with a gunshot wound. He was taken by Medic to Carolinas Medical Center where he was pronounced dead. 
 
According to Charlotte-Mecklenburg police, the suspect, identified as Maurice Grant, 63, agreed to speak with homicide detectives. He has been arrested and charged with murder.  Detectives said that the two men were involved in a domestic dispute when Grant, who also resided in the home, shot Weddington.
 
This is an ongoing, active investigation.  
 
Anyone with information about this incident is asked to call 704-432-TIPS and speak directly to a Homicide Unit Detective. The public can also call Crime Stoppers at 704-334-1600 or visit the Crime Stoppers mobile app website at http://charlottecrimestoppers.com/. 
 
This marks the 38th homicide in Charlotte of 2017. 
 
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