CMPD investigates east Charlotte homicide Sunday morning

Homicide investigation in east Charlotte

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (WBTV) - A man has been arrested in the death of a woman Sunday in east Charlotte.

Sow Te Roh, 24, has been charged in the murder of 64-year-old Sow Mue.

Roh was taken into custody, questioned and then was charged with murder.

Sow Te Roh
Sow Te Roh (Source: Mecklenburg County Sheriff's Office)

Police responded to the 3300 block of Tyrone Street, near Shannon Park, at about 4:10 a.m. Sunday morning. One adult female had sustained life-threatening injuries from a bladed weapon. She was taken to the hospital, where she was pronounced dead.

Police say the preliminary investigation indicates the suspect knew the victim.

Anyone with information about this incident is asked to call 704-432-TIPS and speak directly to a Homicide Unit detective, or leave information anonymously with Crime Stoppers at 704-334-1600 or

This story will be updated as we learn more.

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