CHARLOTTE, NC (WJZY) - A man was found dead inside a car on Independence Boulevard near Briar Creek on Saturday morning, according to the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department.
Police responded to the 2600 block of Independence Boulevard around 3:47 a.m. where they came across a car that had struck the median.
Inside the car, they located 43-year-old Everette Thomas Lynn who had been suffering from gunshot wounds. Lynn was pronounced dead on scene by Medic.
Police temporarily shut down all lanes on Independence Boulevard to conduct a homicide investigation.
Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 704-334-1600.