Police: Body found in burning car in Gaston related to Charlotte shooting
Police in Mecklenburg and Gaston counties are investigating a possible connection between two incidents, miles apart, that left one man dead and a second with life-threatening injuries.
By Glenn Burkins | December 31, 2015
Police arrest 2 men suspected in numerous home break-in
Charlotte-Mecklenburg police arrested two men accused of being connected with a string of home invasions and burglaries dating back to 2013.
By Glenn Burkins | December 19, 2015
Police offer $5,000 reward in triple killing
Crime Stoppers is offering a $5,000 reward for information that might point to who committed a triple homicide in south Charlotte earlier this month.
By Glenn Burkins | December 7, 2015
Suspect in fatal hit-and-run surrenders to police
Police say a 25-year-old man has confessed to being the driver of a car involved in a hit-and-run incident that killed a 19-year-old woman Dec. 2 in south Charlotte.
By Glenn Burkins | December 5, 2015
Police: Female shot, killed in east Charlotte
The shooting was reported at 10:22 p.m. Wednesday in the 4800 block of Shamrock Drive.
By Glenn Burkins | December 3, 2015
Woman, 19, in critical condition after hit-and-run
Charlotte-Mecklenburg police are looking for a hit-and-run driver who left a 19-year-old pedestrian in critical condition early Wednesday.
By QCity Metro Staff | December 2, 2015
Man charged with robbing 5 Charlotte businesses
According to police, the 26-year-old man robbed at least three businesses in one day.
By QCity Metro Staff | November 27, 2015
Man killed in shooting near uptown Charlotte
The shooting was reported in the 1300 block of Seigle Avenue.
By QCity Metro Staff | November 13, 2015
Police charge man with shooting into convenience store
Police say the incident happened at a store on Independence Boulevard after a man was confronted by a clerk who suspected him of stealing.
By QCity Metro Staff | November 12, 2015
Charlotte-Mecklenburg police chief gives insights into rise in crime
Speaking to City Council, Kerr Putney made a case for requesting more officers, but he also made some of his most comprehensive public statements on why he believes crime is spiking.
By By Cleve R. Wootson Jr., The Charlotte Observer | November 12, 2015