Woman killed in north Charlotte shooting; 3 in custody

Police are investigating after a woman was shot and killed in north Charlotte Monday afternoon. 

The incident took place in the 2200 block of Beatties Ford Road south of LaSalle Street. Medic says upon arrival, they found the victim with a gunshot wound, and she was pronounced dead.  

Three people have been taken into custody, Maj. Dave Robinson with CMPD said during a press conference

Traffic has been shut down in both directions on the road. Drivers are encouraged to find alternative routes if possible. 

This is the 56th homicide in Charlotte this year. No other information has been released at this time. Check back with FOX 46 for more updates.