CHARLOTTE, NC (NBC)- One person is dead following an officer-involved shooting at an apartment complex in Charlotte, North Carolina.
Officials with the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department say officers were searching for a suspect with an outstanding warrant when the observed a man inside a vehicle at the apartment complex.
Officials say the man exited the vehicle with a firearm.
Officials say he posed “an imminent deadly threat to the officers,” which resulted in the officers opening fire.
The unidentified man was taken to a hospital where he was pronounced dead.
Detectives recovered a firearm and are investigating the shooting.
No officers were injured in the incident.