Charlotte has reached 102 homicides for 2019, the highest murder rate since 1984. CMPD responded to 5700 Pebblestone Drive, a call about a gunshot wounded victim around 10 p.m.
46-year-old Reginald Lawrence was found dead on the scene after police arrived.
The police evacuated the complex, called in the SWAT team, but were unable to locate the suspect. Officials later identified Carlton Benbow, 32, as the suspect and he was taken into custody and charged with murder. Benbow also charged with possession of a stolen gun, according to FOX 46. This investigation remains open, and CMPD interviewing witnesses.