Overnight homicide in north Charlotte, victim ID'd

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Police are conducting an investigation after an overnight shooting left one dead nearby Tuckaseegee Road.

Officials said they received a call at about 11 p.m. on Saturday about a man in a parking lot suffering from a gunshot wound. When the medics arrived, Richard Carter Jr., 48, was pronounced dead on scene.

This is an ongoing investigation and evidence is still being collected.

CMPD is asking anybody who may have information to contact them at 704-334-1600.