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An adult male victim identified as Devontae Springs, 29, was shot and killed on December 7, 2021 on Swank Place Charlotte, NC.

Devontae Springs

Devontae Springs

The shooting was at 12:21 a.m. Devontae was inside of a vehicle when another vehicle drove by and shot him several times. Devontae died on the scene.

In addition, as responding officers were arriving, a description of another vehicle that was involved was observed leaving the scene at a high rate of speed. Officers engaged in a brief vehicle pursuit, subsequently the vehicle crashed into a utility pole.

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Officers were able to detain both occupants quickly and without further incident. Upon making contact with the suspects inside this vehicle, one of the suspects was also found to have several gunshot wounds.

Medic responded and transported both individuals to Atrium Main Hospital with one person having life threatening injuries.