Posted on Saturday July 06, 2019
Contact: Officer Tim Aycock
Public Information Officer
July 6, 2019
On Saturday, July 6, 2019, at approximately 1:10 a.m., Matthews officers responded to the Paces Pointe Apartments located on Paces Ave. regarding a report of a man that had been shot. Upon officer’s arrival, they found an unresponsive male suffering from a gunshot wound who was later pronounced deceased on-scene by Medic. The victim was identified as Mr. Jonathan Troy Swierski (DOB – 10/01/1998) of Monroe, N.C. This was an isolated incident that stemmed from a dispute by known parties. This is an ongoing investigation with no charges filed at this time.
If anyone has any information regarding this case, please contact Detective Danielle Helms at [email protected] or 704.847.5555.