Victim in deadly east Charlotte apartment shooting identified

- Police have identified the man who was shot to death in an east Charlotte apartment complex Monday morning.

Keon Ferante Leach, 25, was found dead in his apartment in the 5500 block of Firelight Ln. just before 8:00 a.m. on Monday.   

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Officers responded to the home for an assault with a deadly weapon. Upon arrival, they found Leach with a gunshot wound inside of the apartment. He was pronounced dead on scene by Medic.

Charlotte-Mecklenburg police said information gathered at the scene indicated that a man and woman were inside the apartment when the deadly shooting occurred. The woman involved in this shooting is being interview by detectives. 

This is an ongoing, active investigation. Check back with us for more updates. 

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