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CMPD Seek Help Identifying Armed Robbery Suspect

The Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department’s Armed Robbery Unit detectives are seeking help from the public in identifying a man who committed an armed robbery at a Kangaroo Express. North Division patrol officers responded to the business at 6229 W. Sugar Creek Road around 3:10 a.m. on Sept. 23 about an …Read More

Suspect Arrested in Robberies, Assault Last Week

Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department’s Central Division detectives have arrested and charged a man as a suspect involved in the Sept. 21 assault that occurred in a parking deck. Antonio Gatewood, 22, was identified as a suspect in two commercial burglaries at Jimmy …Read More

Charlotte-Mecklenburg police were able to successfully remove a suspicious package from the department’s uptown headquarters. The package was found in the mailroom of CMPD headquarters and led to an evacuation Tuesday evening. Boomer, a bomb-sniffing dog, alerted to the package …Read More

Mecklenburg County Arrests and Mugshots 09-28-2016

Name COLSON, MYRON RALPHAEL Arrest Type Felony DOB 9/16/1981 Height 5.9 Weight 265 Arrest Date Time 2016-09-28 02:08:00 Court Case 5902016235386 Charge Description COMMON LAW ROBBERY Bond Amount 25000.00 Name HILLIARD, PARKER ROBINSON Arrest Type Felony DOB 6/25/1998 Height 6.0 …Read More

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Gaston County Arrests and Mugshots 09-28-2016

Name Bailey, Amanda Rene Arrest Type Felony DOB 5/12/1981 Height 5′ 2" Weight 160.0 lbs Arrest Date Time 9/28/2016 7:15 PM Court Case 309786 Charge Description Heroin, Traffick Bond Amount $100,000.00 Name Biggers, George Lee Arrest Type Misdemeanor DOB 10/6/1966 …Read More

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Union County Arrests and Mugshots 09-28-2016

Name Elliott, Jerry Louis Arrest Date 09/28/2016 Court Case 201606370 Charge Lar Remove/Dest/Deact Compo, F (F), Description Elliott, Jerry Louis (B /M/60) Arrest on chrg of Lar Remove/dest/deact Compo, F (F), at 730 Maurice St, Monroe, NC, on 9/28/2016 00:19. …Read More

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York County Arrests and Mugshots 09-28-2016

Name Henle, Daniel Christopher Arrest Date 9/28/2016 11:35:11 PM Court Case 2016-00006310 Charge Criminal Conspiracy City YORK State & Zipcode South Carolina 29745 Race & Sex White Male DOB 9/2/1991 Age 25 Height 5 ft 10 inches Weight 250.0 lbs. …Read More

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Gastonia Gas Station Employee Arrested for Theft

A Murphy USA gas station employee was arrested after allegedly stealing 15 cases of cigars, 350 cartons of cigarettes, chewing tobacco, gas, and other items that totaled $18,504 from the business. Holi Ann Childress, 21, of 117 Hub Carpenter Road in …Read More

A suspicious package was found in the mailroom at the CMPD headquarters in Charlotte. The building has been evacuated for a potential bomb threat. More news and updates to follow.

Gastonia Woman Killed While Trying to Cross Street

Gastonia Police said a woman was struck and killed while trying to cross West Franklin Boulevard on Monday night. Police were called at 8:57 p.m. to the 2100 block of West Franklin, east of North Myrtle School Road. Andrea Breana Crawford, 23, …Read More

Criminal Record Details Released About Keith Scott

There are more details being revealed about the criminal record of Keith Scott, the man fatally shot last week by a Charlotte police officer. According to court documents, Scott was a security guard in Gastonia at Eastridge Mall, a job …Read More

Police Seek Help Finding Teenage Runaway

Police are asking for help finding a teen runaway who escaped from his foster care custody of the second time this month. The teen, Tipton Lamar “T.J.” Jones, 14, was seen last on Sept. 23 at a foster home in …Read More