Police investigating murder after man shot in gas station parking lot

Charlotte Mecklenburg Police say a man is dead after being shot in the parking lot of a 7-Eleven Exxon gas station on Clanton Rd. Friday night.

Officers were called out to the business in the Clanton Park neighborhood at 11:44 p.m. in reference to an assault with a deadly weapon.

When officers arrived, they found 22-year-old Kareem McLeod suffering from a gunshot wound.

McLeod was taken to the hospital where he later died.

Detectives are working to determine if there were any witnesses to the incident. No other information is available at this time. 

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