Crime

Person found dead in west Charlotte, homicide investigation underway

According to the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department, the incident happened in the 1200 block of Saratoga Drive.

Rowan County investigators seek assistance identifying individuals on surveillance

Rowan County Sheriffs Office seeks assistance identifying suspects.

Epicentre evacuated following bomb threat early Sunday

Bomb threat response at the Epicentre

CMPD investigates shooting homicide in south Charlotte

CMPD investigates south Charlotte shooting death.

Man accused of stabbing, killing woman in west Charlotte

Police charged 45-year-old Leigh McDaniel Jr. with the murder of 48-year-old Tracy Lavette Hudson-Glenn.

Florence partly to blame for dismissal of driver’s DWI charge in Gaston County

The accusations came after two Ranlo police officers who were subpoenaed to testify against the driver never showed, and forced the judge overseeing the case to dismiss it.

12 jurors, two alternates chosen in UNC Charlotte quarterback rape trial

When Kevin Olsen walked into the Mecklenburg County courthouse Friday morning, his parents, other relatives and supporters accompanied him as prosecutors and the defense try to impanel a jury.

Man wanted after armed robbery at Cubbard Express in Hickory

The robbery happened around 11:30 p.m. at the Cubbard Express on the 900 block of 16th Street NE.

CMPD requesting public’s help identifying suspected vehicle

Officers with Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department is asking for the public’s help in identifying the alleged vehicle connected to the fatal shooting a 20 year old.

13-year-old charged in string of armed robberies in Charlotte

According to the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department, the 13-year-old boy was involved in a series of armed robberies in west Charlotte in September.

Details of 2-year-old child’s brutal beating death revealed in mother’s bond hearing

Lakesheia Jackson appeared in a York County courtroom for her bond hearing Thursday afternoon. She is facing charges of unlawful neglect of a child and homicide by child abuse.

2 plead guilty, 1 found not guilty in 2016 uptown Charlotte shooting into cars, hotel

Mecklenburg County officials prosecuted three men for a February 2016 shooting where two vehicles and a hotel lobby were sprayed with bullets in uptown Charlotte. Jury found one man not guilty

Victim identified, suspect arrested in Charlotte’s 41st homicide of the year

The homicide investigation is taking place on Beacon Ridge Road, near the Beacon Hill Apartments off of South Boulevard.

Former NC daycare worker caught on camera pulling infant’s hair out found guilty

Rebecca Nicole DeGregory, 23, was found guilty of one count of misdemeanor child abuse in Lincoln County Supreme Court.

Charlotte JROTC instructor accused of sexually assaulting two students

Brad Gibson, 52, is charged with six counts of indecent liberties with a student and three counts of indecent liberties with a minor. Gibson, according to Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police, is a JROTC instructor at Independence High School.

Multiple people injured in Lancaster County car crash

Three injured in car chase in Lancaster.

Man wanted for carjacking, sexual assault at Charlotte gas station

The incident happened before 5:30 a.m. Friday at a gas station on Lawyers Road. The 22-year-old victim said a man got into her vehicle, pulled out a weapon and forced her to drive off. He then sexually assaulted her.

2 found shot, 3 in custody in Fort Mill shooting

Two people were found shot in Fort Mill early Wednesday morning.

Person shot in possible Gastonia home invasion

An individual was shot in a possible home invasion in Gastonia.

Burke Co. police arrest man after 25-mile motorcycle chase

Burke County police arrest man following 25-mile motorcycle chase.

Loaded gun found on student at CMS high school

The incident happened at Vance High School in north Charlotte.

  Suspect charged in connection to crash that killed Charlotte couple, third person

Amber Ann Marie Frazier was released from the hospital and taken into custody Monday following a fatal crash that killed three people Sept. 2.

Suspect arrested in uptown Charlotte robbery, shooting

A man was in uptown Charlotte early Tuesday morning when he was robbed at gunpoint.

3 shot at gas station after argument in north Charlotte

Three people were injured after a shooting in north Charlotte shortly before midnight on Monday.

Home daycare owner accused of drugging, tying kids to car seats in dark closet

The 60-year-old woman is in jail, facing nine counts of child endangerment.

Police seek assistance finding burnout driver in church parking lot

Union County police seek help identifying dangerous driver caught on film on Monday afternoon.

Duo wanted in Charlotte armed robbery

The robbery happened at 2:50 p.m. at the Lidoo business on the 6300 block of The Plaza. Officers say the duo went into the store with firearms and demanded property.

3 year old, woman injured during shooting inside apartment in east Charlotte

A 3-year-old girl and woman were injured during a shooting inside of an apartment in east Charlotte early Monday morning.

Texas officer killed as police move in to arrest robbery suspects

Police believe the suspects could be linked to 15 robberies since June that targeted bars with Hispanic customers.

Police: Man faked Down syndrome, hired caregivers to bathe him and change his diapers

Police arrested the 31-year-old, who faces charges of fraud and sexual abuse. (Source: Maricopa County Sheriff/KNXV/CNN)

Charlotte man arrested for kidnapping, human trafficking charges

Man arrested for kidnapping, human trafficking charges in Charlotte.

Police looking for man accused of kidnapping and sexual assault in Charlotte

According to the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department, officers were dispatched to a sexual assault call for service Friday morning.

Lancaster substitute teacher accused of soliciting 16-year-old student

Jachreo Dmitri Hinson, 24, was arrested Thursday and charged with criminal solicitation of a minor.

Elizabeth Smart outraged by planned release of 1 of her kidnappers

Elizabeth Smart said Thursday the news that one of her kidnappers will be released from prison next week was "a big shock," and she hopes there is a way the woman can be committed to a treatment facility.

Duo charged with Harrisburg bank robbery

Aaron Gray Holt, 19, and Diante Ricardo Roach, 21, were both arrested and charged with common law robbery.

Ex-boyfriend of missing AZ woman charged with her death

Kiera Bergman went missing August 4. A bicyclist found her decomposed body in some bushes a month later.

Salisbury woman sentenced for shooting at ex-boyfriend during 100 mph chase

Teresa Christina White was convicted of felony attempted first-degree murder, felony discharging a weapon into occupied property, felony assault with a deadly weapon with intent to kill, and two counts of felony possession of a stolen firearm.

Man said he took cars, posting photos on social media, to ‘be seen by girls,’ authorities say

Terrance Tarleton, 19, faces charges after police said they found photo of stolen cars on Facebook and the cars themselves parked in front of his house.

Gunman kills 5, including wife, before turning gun on self in CA

Authorities said the gunman is dead but not before killing several people.

California man allegedly tried to stab GOP congressional candidate while yelling slurs against Trump

A California man was arrested Sunday after allegedly attempting to stab a Republican congressional candidate with a switchblade, according to the Alameda County Sheriff's Office.

Crime Stoppers: Two men steal money from safe with $55,000

It’s unusual to find a safe stealer. We did.