Police: Teen shot and killed in parking lot of apartment complex in east Charlotte

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A teenager is dead after he was shot in the parking lot of an apartment complex Thursday night in east Charlotte, according to Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police. 

The victim has been identified as 17-year-old Octavion McClellan, police said. His family has been notified of his death. 

The deadly shooting happened at 9:30 p.m. Thursday, July 25 in the 7100 block of Barrington Drive. 

As officers got to the scene they found a man with a gunshot wound in the parking lot. He was rushed to Atrium Health Carolina's Medical Center where he was pronounced dead by hospital staff. 

Police said a second male victim showed up at Atrium Health University City with a non-life threatening wound. At this time, the relationship between the two victims is unknown, police said. 

There have been two other homicides reported on Barrington Drive in Charlotte. 

Derrick Chambers, 31, was found shot to death on April 6 in the 7200 block. Another man who was there with him was injured, and was taken to the hospital for treatment. 17-year-old Diyondre Wilson was charged in the case. 

In April 2018, a Charlotte mom was killed around 6:15 a.m. as she was on her way to work. This incident happened in the 6200 block of Barrington Drive. Four teens, ages 15, 16, 17 and 19 were charged after police say they robbed and then shot her outside her Barrington Dr. apartment. She later died at the hospital. 

This is Charlotte's 66th homicide of the year. Anyone with information is asked to contact Crime Stoppers at 704-334-1600 or 704-432-TIPS.