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Man arrested after stealing car from north Charlotte neighborhood, police say

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A Charlotte man was arrested Tuesday after police say he stole another man's car and drove it to a nearby parking lot.

John Ibn Ramadan, 32, is charged with robbery with a dangerous weapon, possession of a firearm by a convicted felon and possession of a stolen motor vehicle, according to a news release from the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department.

Police responded to the 1300 block of Echo Glen Road around 8:23 a.m. where the man was at his home when he said Ramadan threatened him with a gun and demanded his vehicle.

Ramadan jumped in the car and took off.

Police located Ramadan a short time later with the vehicle in a nearby parking lot.

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