the republic logo

Man dies after being shot, driving to girlfriend's before being taken to Charlotte hospital


CHARLOTTE, North Carolina — A man has died after being shot and driving to his girlfriend's home before she took him to a Charlotte hospital.

Charlotte-Mecklenburg police told local media outlets that 37-year-old Rayquan Levon Holmes died at Carolinas Medical Center on Sunday afternoon when he was taken there with gunshot wounds.

Police are investigating the death as a homicide.

Holmes' girlfriend told police that he drove to her home after he was shot and she drove him to the hospital around 1:45 p.m.

Holmes was pronounced dead at the hospital.

Detectives interviewed the woman and collected evidence from the hospital to try to find out where the shooting happened. No arrests have been reported.

Think your friends should see this? Share it with them!

Story copyright 2015 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

Feedback, Corrections and Other Requests: AP welcomes feedback and comments from readers. Send an email to and it will be forwarded to the appropriate editor or reporter.

We also have more stories about:
(click the phrases to see a list)





Follow The Republic:

All content copyright ©2015 The Republic, a division of Home News Enterprises unless otherwise noted.
All rights reserved. Privacy policy.