Arrest made in NoDa fatal shooting

Marchell Bright-Walters has been arrested in conection to the murder of Otis Lucas Jr. (CMPD)

Charlotte Mecklenburg police have arrested 47-year-old Marchell Bright-Walters in connection to an overnight death in the NoDa neighborhood, authorities said. 

The call for service came in around 12:15 a.m. on Saturday, Feb. 23. Officers were called to the 200 block of Mathson Ave. in reference to an assault with a deadly weapon. 

Upon arrival, officers found a man with a gunshot wound laying on the side of the road. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

Bright-Walters is being charged with voluntary manslaughter. She was interviewed at police headquarters and then transferred to the Mecklenburg County Sheriff's Office.

Detectives are investigating the scene and working to determine if there are any witnesses. No other information has been released at this time. 

Anyone with information is asked to call 704-432-TIPS and speak directly to a Detective Fitch, the lead detective assigned to the case, or another homicide detective. You can also call Crime Stoppers at 704-334-1600.