CHARLOTTE, N.C. - The Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department has identified a 24-year-old man who was shot and killed in north Charlotte Monday night.
Tevonte Laquan Epps, 24, was one of two people who were shot, police said. His family has been notified of his death. CMPD later made an arrest and charged Jaiveon Smith, 19, in connection with Epps' murder. Smith was located in Georgia.
The deadly shooting happened in the 2800 block of Hosta Drive at 9:39 p.m. Monday, March 16.
As CMPD officers got to the scene, they located Epps with a gunshot wound in the parking lot of an apartment complex. He was rushed to Atrium Health's Carolinas Medical Center-Main where he was pronounced deceased.
A second victim was located nearby and taken to the hospital for non-life threatening injuries.
This investigation remains active and ongoing.