Statesville PD investigating homicide



On Friday, June 21, 2019 at 1704 hours, Statesville Police Department responded to call regarding a subject shot in the 400 block of Deaton Street. Upon arrival, Mr. Marcus Moore (B/M, 24 years old) was discovered behind a residence suffering from a gunshot wound. EMS transported Mr. Moore to a local hospital. A second victim arrived at a local hospital to obtain medical care. Mr. Moore succumbed to his wounds while at the hospital. Statesville Police Department investigators have obtained information and are actively investigating this incident. We will share more information when possible. Because this is a continuing investigation, the other victim’s name is being withheld. We are asking anyone with information about this incident to contact the Statesville Police Department at 704-878-3535. We need your information to solve crime!

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Author: WSIC editor