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Police Seeking Robber of Charlotte 7-11

Charlotte-Mecklenburg police are asking for the public’s help in identifying a man who robbed a Charlotte 7-Eleven on Saturday. A man approached the front register of the 7-11 at 735 Westinghouse Blvd about 4:15 a.m., holding a weapon and demanding money …Read More

Police: Suspect Shot, Killed By Teen During Break-in

A person trying to break into a house in eastern Mecklenburg County was shot and killed by a 14-year-old who was there with his grandmother, Charlotte-Mecklenburg police said Tuesday night. The fatal shooting occurred at a two-story brick home on …Read More

Woman in NW Charlotte Shot in Back While in Her Car

A woman in northwest Charlotte was shot in the back while in a car Tuesday evening. She was taken to a local hospital. The incident happened on Northway Drive around 6 p.m. Officials confirmed that the woman, whose name has …Read More

Bicyclist Hit by Car in Uptown Charlotte

A bicyclist was injured after being struck by a car about 7 p.m. Tuesday in uptown Charlotte. The collision happened at North Tryon and Fifth streets. The vehicle was a dark sedan. Paramedics said the bicyclist was taken to the hospital …Read More

Rock Hill Felon Convicted on Drug, Gun, Theft Charges

ROCK HILL Convicted felon Toby Lamont Pugh was arrested in Rock Hill this week on several charges of gun and drug possession and theft charges. On Jan. 7, Pugh, 37, was being evicted from a Celanese Road apartment, a Rock Hill Police report …Read More

Charlotte – Mecklenburg County Arrests and Mugshots 12-17-2014

Name MARQUISE DELSHAWN BOYCE Arrest Type Misdemeanor DOB 04/25/1989 Height 5’10″ Weight 171 Arrest Date Time 2014-12-17 02:45:00 Court Case 5902014243961 Charge Description SECOND DEGREE TRESPASS Bond Amount 750.00 Name CORTNE FAHIE DIGBY Arrest Type Misdemeanor DOB 08/07/1985 Height 5’6″ …Read More

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Argument at Midnight Diner Leads to Shooting

Charlotte-Mecklenburg police believe a verbal argument early Monday that began at the Midnight Diner near uptown Charlotte led to a shooting nearby, leading to a car ending up on the light-rail tracks to avoid gunfire. The car crashed on the tracks …Read More

Cocaine Trafficker From Union County Sentenced to 33 Years

A cocaine trafficker known as “The Cuban” who lives in Indian Trail was sentenced to 33 years in prison Tuesday  for trafficking at least $21 million of the drug that he obtained from Mexican cartels, prosecutors said. Pedro Oscar Dieguez, a 49-year-old …Read More

Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Search for Stabbing Suspect

Charlotte-Mecklenburg police are seeking the public’s help again to find a suspect in the Nov. 14 stabbings of two people on the 5400 block of Albemarle Road. Brian Dixon, 47, is wanted on outstanding warrants for assault with a deadly …Read More

Suspect Identified In High School Social Media Threats

CHARLOTTE — Police identified on Monday the person behind several social media threats towards two Charlotte High Schools. CMS says the person is not a student. They are working with the district attorney’s office for possible charges. The suspect posted …Read More

Man Charged In Stabbing Two At Bar

A Gastonia man was charged after stabbing two men at a bar in Gastonia Sunday night. According to police, Michael Howard Gibbie, 55, was at Lil L’s Bar & Grill at 414 Bessemer City Road when he got into a …Read More

Charlotte – Mecklenburg County Arrests and Mugshots 12-16-2014

Name VICTOR ALONSO VELASQUEZ Arrest Type Misdemeanor DOB 08/20/1997 Height 5’7″ Weight 130 Arrest Date Time 2014-12-16 00:22:00 Court Case 5902014019630 Charge Description POSS MTBV/U-WN NOT 19/20 Bond Amount 500.00 Name MARKUS TYRALE JACKSON Arrest Type Misdemeanor DOB 05/09/1998 Height …Read More

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