Arrest Made In Murder Of West Charlotte Elderly Woman

Robert Nixon

Robert Nixon

CHARLOTTE, N.C. – Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police identified a suspect in the murder of Dorothy C. Gregg, 88, in west Charlotte.

Detectives charged Robert Maurice Nixon with murder, breaking and entering, financial transaction card theft, and unauthorized use of a financial card.

Police said Gregg was found dead in a home on the 3800 block of Plainview Road.

CMPD says a family member found Gregg unconscious in the house Thursday evening around 7:31 p.m.

Medic pronounced her dead at the scene.

Gregg’s family has been notified.

Anyone with information about this incident is asked to call 704-432-TIPS and speak directly to a Homicide Unit Detective.  Detective Crum is the lead detective assigned to the case.  In addition, you may also call Crime Stoppers at 704-334-1600.

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