Man dead in east Charlotte Walmart shooting

Authorities say a man was shot and killed by a police officer at east Charlotte Walmart Friday night.

It took place at about 6 p.m. at Walmart on the Albemarle Road near Circumferential Road, reports say.

The unidentified man was transported to the hospital, where he succumbed to his injuries. A crime scene has been tapped, although it is not immediately clear if the victim was involved in some kind of unruly behavior or what led to the shooting.

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