Death investigation underway after body found in shopping center

Charlotte Mecklenburg police are investigating after a body was found off of Freedom Drive Wednesday evening.

Police were called to the 3100 block of Freedom Drive around 5:50 p.m. where they found a body in a shopping center. 

The cause and manner of death is unknown at this time. FOX 46 is working to learn more about who the suspect is and if this death is suspicious. 

No details have been released so far.