CMPD: Man shot to death inside east Charlotte apartment

A homicide investigation is underway after a man was found shot to death early Monday morning in east Charlotte, police said. 

The deadly shooting occurred just before 8 a.m. Monday, March 12 in the 5500 block of Firelight Lane at the Thorngrove Apartments. 

Upon arrival, police found a man with a gunshot wound inside of the apartment. He was pronounced dead on scene by Medic. His name will be released once family is notified. 

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.