Police said violence erupted on Thanksgiving Day in a North Carolina apartment when a woman shot and killed her daughter. 

Elvira Elizabeth Alexander, 56, has been charged with the murder of her daughter, 37-year-old Chante Lavarche Alexander as well as possession of a stolen firearm.

The deadly shooting happened round 9:30 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 28, in the 3300 block of Krupa Court in the Eastway Division, police said. As officers got to the scene, they found a woman in an apartment complex with a gunshot wound. The victim was rushed to the hospital where she was pronounced dead. 

According to Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police, the deadly shooting was domestic-related.

This remains an active and ongoing investigation.  

Anyone with information about this incident is urged to call 704-432-TIPS and speak directly to a Homicide Unit Detective. The public can also call Crime Stoppers at 704-334-1600 or visit the Crime Stoppers website.

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