Three dead in a single day in Charlotte

Sep. 02, 2013 @ 07:32 PM

CHARLOTTE — Authorities say three people have been killed in three separate homicides in one day in Charlotte.

Just a few minutes after Sunday began, police discovered 34-year-old Earnest Milton dead in northwest Charlotte. Investigators haven't talking about what led to the shooting.

Around 1:30 a.m. Sunday, investigators say 36-year-old Jose Hernandez-Diaz was shot and killed and another person seriously hurt at an east Charlotte nightclub. No arrests have been made.

At 10:30 p.m. Sunday, police say a man was shot to death in a north Charlotte neighborhood. The man's name or other details have not been released.

Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police are also investigating two other fatal shootings on Thursday.