The 7-Eleven is located near Steele Creek in southwest Charlotte in the 700 block of Westinghouse Boulevard. According to reports, a witness went inside the convenience store at around 3:20 a.m. on Saturday morning and made the grim discovery.
Police arrived to find the victim, who was an employee at the 7-Eleven, suffering from gunshot wounds. The victim died at the scene.
Investigations are now taking place, and police are asking anyone with information to contact Crime Stoppers at 704-334-1600.