A weekly look at crimes and incidents reported by CMPD
Police identify homicide suspect
Homicide suspect identified
Doral Watson Jr., 29, was shot and killed early Sunday (10/8) in northwest Charlotte.
The shooting was reported at 6:43 a.m. in the 9200 block of Trinity Road. Watson died at the scene. Police gave no information about a suspect or potential motive.
Robbery suspect arrested
Police on Saturday arrested a 30-year-old man and charged him with twice robbing a Circle K store in the 7000 block of E. WT Harris Boulevard.
CMPD identified the suspect as Jamsie Jenkins.
According to police, Jenkins robbed the store on Oct. 3 and then again on Oct. 6. Surveillance footage confirmed that the same suspect committed both robberies, police said.
Jenkins was arrested after an officer in the Hickory Grove Division saw a black man who matched the suspect’s description looking into the window of the same store, according to a CMPD spokeswoman. Jenkins was charged with two counts of common law robbery.
Police make homicide arrest
Homicide detectives on Friday arrested and charged a 30-year-old man with murder in connection with a killing that happened Sept. 28 in northwest Charlotte.
CMPD identified the suspect as Reginald Bernard Wilson. He was charged with killing 31-year-old Jonathan Dominique Cauthen, who was shot and killed in the 2200 block of Catherine Simmons Avenue.
In addition to the murder charge, Wilson also was charged with possession of a firearm by felon.
Anyone with information about any of the above incidents is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 704-334-1600 or visit the Crime Stoppers website at http://charlottecrimestoppers.com/.