CHARLOTTE, N.C. (FOX 46 CHARLOTTE) - A homicide investigation is underway in northeast Charlotte after the body of a man was found shot to death inside a vehicle Monday morning near an apartment complex, police said.
The victim has been identified as 22-year-old Hinyse Bittle. His family has been notified of his death.
Officers were called to the 6500 block of The Plaza at 8:20 a.m. Monday, April 15 for an assault with a deadly weapon. As they arrived at the scene officers found a male victim with an apparent gunshot wound. He was pronounced dead at the scene.
This is an ongoing, active investigation.
Anyone with information is asked to call 704-432-TIPS. The public can also call Crime Stoppers at 704-334-1600.