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Police charge woman with fatal shooting

Police charged a 23-year-old woman with murder in connection with a fatal shooting in east Charlotte on Sunday.

Authorities identified the suspect as Kristian Nicole Weddington.

According to CMPD, Weddington is responsible for the death of 24-year-old Tommy Jarad Maddox, who was found lying in front of an apartment building in the 5300 block of Kimmerly Woods Drive. He died later that day at Carolinas Medical Center.

Weddingto was arrested Wednesday and charged with murder and shooting into an occupied building. Police did not say what led to the shooting.

Anyone with information is asked to call 704-432-TIPS and speak with a homicide detective, or call Crime Stoppers at 704-334-1600.

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