Police say robbery was motive for murder

CHARLOTTE, NC (WBTV) - Police say robbery was the motive in a murder late Friday night along Albemarle Road.

CMPD detectives say the victim was shot nearby at a gas station on Reddman Road. Khalif Cousar died on scene.

Soon after police arrested 33-year-old Keyo Hickson. Police say the murder was not random, but they have not elaborated on how the two may have known each other.