1 killed, 1 injured in shooting at north Charlotte home, police say

A man is dead and another is injured following a shooting inside a north Charlotte home early Wednesday morning, according to Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police. 

The victim has been identified as Devonne Lamonte Smith, 43. His family has been notified of his death, police said. 

The deadly shooting occurred at 3:08 a.m. Wednesday, Jan. 8 at a residence located in the 9100 block of Feldbank Drive. 

As officers got to the scene they found Smith inside the home with a gunshot wound. He was pronounced deceased inside the house. Another man was found inside the home with a gunshot wound and he was rushed to the hospital. 

At this time, the relationship between the two victims is unknown, police said. 


This remains an open and active investigation. Anyone with information on this deadly shooting is asked to call 704-432-TIPS or Charlotte Crime Stoppers at 704-334-1600.