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Victim identified, suspect charged with murder in west Charlotte shooting

CHARLOTTE — A man has been arrested and charged with first-degree murder in connection with a west Charlotte shooting from Saturday morning.

Jamar Davis, 37, was arrested minutes after the deadly shooting on Camp Greene Street near Wilkinson Boulevard.

He’s accused of killing Rodney Hamilton, age 52.

The shooting happened around 2 a.m., waking up neighbors who say they saw the suspect’s vehicle roll to a stop.

Hamilton died in the hospital from his injuries.

CMPD has not released what led up to the shooting.


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