A 30-year-old man was found dead in a car in east Charlotte late Wednesday, and police and the medical examiner said someone killed him.
Police found Severo Rivera Diaz dead in a car in the 2500 block of Roseview Lane after responding to a call about “an assault with a deadly weapon” just before 11 p.m., according to a Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department news release. Roseview Lane is off Eastway Drive.
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“Based on information gathered during the course of the preliminary investigation and examination of the victim by the Medical Examiner’s office, this case is being treated as a Homicide,” the CMPD news release said.
As of late Thursday, police had yet to say how they believe Diaz died or if they have a suspect.
Police urged anyone with information to call 704-432-8477 or Crime Stoppers at 704-334-1600.
This is a developing story. Check back for updates.