Three people were found shot in a home near south Charlotte’s Providence Country Club and two have died, says Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police.
Police said they are not searching for any additional suspects in the triple shooting.
Fifty-one-year-old Matthew Allen Chaplin and a 15-year-old girl were found dead, police said, and the third person was taken to a hospital with life-threatening injuries.
It happened in the 11400 block of Glen Abbey Way, which is in the Providence Country Club community off Providence Road near Ardrey Kell Road.
Investigators say they were called at 3:53 a.m. Sunday about an assault with a deadly weapon in the neighborhood.
“Upon their arrival, officers located a male and female inside of the residence with apparent gunshot wounds,” according to a release.
“They were both pronounced deceased on scene by Medic….A third person was located with a gunshot wound and was transported by Medic with life-threatening injuries.”
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SOURCE: Charlotte Observer, Jane Wester and Mark Price