Police investigating death of homeless man near CPCC as homicide

Credit: Brian Christiansen/FOX 46 Charlotte

Charlotte-Mecklenburg police say they are investigating a homicide at a homeless camp near Central Piedmont Community College.

Officers said they found a homeless man with an apparent trauma near the 100 block of Morrow Street. He was pronounced dead at the scene by Medic.

The victim has been identified as 60-year-old James Scott Anderson.

The death marks the city's 35th homicide so far this year.