Man found dead in home on N. Sharon Amity. Bomb Squad dispatched to the scene.

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Bomb Squad Dispatched To Charlotte Home During Death Investigation

By: Nichole Jaworski
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(Photo credit should read SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)

(Photo credit should read SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)

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(CBS Charlotte) — Officers with the Charlotte-Mecklenburg police department were dispatched to a house located on Sharon Amity Road yesterday afternoon to investigate a reported death.

Upon arrival, officers found a deceased male inside the home. After searching the home, police found explosives inside the home that appear to be homemade.

Police evacuated the neighborhood and shortly thereafter, the bomb squad was dispatched to the scene.

It is not clear at this time how the deceased male died. His identity has not yet been released.

Police are still at the home, and the investigation is ongoing.

-Nichole Jaworski, CBS Charlotte

(This story is still developing. Stay with CBS Charlotte for updates as they become available.)

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