From http://www.wcnc.com, September 17, 2014
Charlotte-Mecklenburg police are investigating a deadly shooting during a home invasion in east Charlotte early Wednesday morning, September 17, 2014.
Police said officers were called to a home on Rupert Lane around 3:30 a.m. and found a man suffering from a gunshot wound. The victim was pronounced dead at the scene by Medic.
Police said that the two suspects forced entry into the home and confronted the owners of the house. After a brief altercation one of the suspects shot the victim in the home, according to police. The suspects then fled the scene.
The victim has been identified as Michael Angelo Crawford, 44.
Police are canvassing the area to determine whether there are any witnesses to this incident.
Anyone with information about this incident is asked to call 704-432-TIPS and speak directly to a Homicide Unit Detective.