The Latest (9/23/21):
Charlotte-Mecklenburg detectives say that the fatal north Charlotte shooting of a 43-year-old man has been classified as a justified homicide.
The homicide case of Jeffrey Lineberger was initiated on September 5th.
Officials with the Mecklenburg County District Attorney’s Office say after reviewing the case they concur with the detectives’ decision not to charge anyone in this case.
The Latest (9/6/21):
Charlotte-Mecklenburg detectives say Jeffrey Lineberger, 43, has been identified as the victim in this case.
Original Story (9/6/21):
CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Detectives are conducting a homicide investigation after two people were injured and one person was killed in a shooting in north Charlotte on Sunday.
Officers responded to reports of shots fired shortly before 4 a.m. on Springview Road.
When officers arrived at the scene, they located three people with gunshot wounds.
Two people were taken to a local hospital for their gunshot wounds and one person was pronounced dead the scene, according to police.
Police say the victim’s identity will be released after their family is notified.
The investigation into this case is active and ongoing.
Police ask anyone with more information to call 704-432-TIPS to speak directly with a Homicide Unit detective or leave an anonymous tip with Crime Stoppers at 704-334-1600 or http://charlottecrimestoppers.com/.