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45-year-old man arrested in west Charlotte homicide, CMPD says

CHARLOTTE — A 20-year-old man found shot in west Charlotte Tuesday night was taken to a hospital where he died, Charlotte-Mecklenburg police stated.

Officers were called to the 4500 block of Sadler Road west of the Charlotte Douglas International Airport shortly after 6 p.m.

Darrius Brooks was taken to Atrium Health CMC with life-threatening injuries. He was pronounced dead at the hospital.

Marquis Grier, 45, was charged with murder.

No further information has been released.

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