Three charged with murder in teen’s killing at east CLT apartment
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (WBTV) - Three people are charged in the July 25 killing of a 17-year-old in east Charlotte.
Octavion McClellan, 17, was shot around 9:30 p.m. at an apartment complex on Barrington Drive, between Milton Road and Lanecrest Drive. Medic said McClellan was taken to an area hospital with very serious injuries and CMPD said he died a short time later.
Thursday, police announced they arrested 19-year-old Cortez Quandas Springs, 17-year-old Keniya Guyton, and 18-year-old Tionte Morrison for their involvement in McClellan’s killing.
Springs, Guyton and Morrison were identified as suspects, interviewed by detectives and each charged with murder and three counts of attempted robbery with a dangerous weapon.
This is an ongoing, active investigation.
Anyone with additional information about this incident is asked to call 704-432-TIPS and speak directly to a Homicide Unit Detective. The public can also call Crime Stoppers at 704-334-1600 or visit the Crime Stoppers website.
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