A father’s pain: Two men speak out after losing their only sons in Beatties Ford Road shooting

Both men are asking witnesses to come forward and tell the police what they saw.
By Glenn Burkins | July 8, 2020

Police: Shooting leaves 1 dead in southeast Charlotte

Victim was identified as a 52-year-old man.
By Olivia Todd | July 6, 2020

CMPD: 2 dead, 1 injured in shootings late Monday

On Tuckaseegee Road, two people were found shot inside a business, one fatally.
By Glenn Burkins | June 30, 2020

On Beatties Ford Road, shooters used handguns and assault-style rifles

Officers recovered 181 shell casings at the scene of Monday morning's carnage, CMPD officials said.
By Glenn Burkins | June 24, 2020

Police: Woman stabbed to death in southeast Charlotte

A man who was at the scene when officers arrived has been charged with murder.
By Glenn Burkins | June 17, 2020

Police: CATS driver charged in fatal hit and run after man was struck by bus

Police investigators say the 58-year-old victim was struck by a CATS bus on N. Tryon Street and died at the scene.
By Glenn Burkins | May 27, 2020

Weekly crime and safety report, April 12-18

Three injured Saturday when shots fired into Grier Height apartment. Killing at bar ruled justifiable homicide. Rabid raccoon off Beatties Ford Road. More...
By QCity Metro Staff | April 18, 2020

Too much togetherness, perhaps?

In Charlotte-Mecklenburg, police calls related to domestic disturbances rose 18 percent last month as more folks stayed home to avoid the coronavirus.
By Glenn Burkins | April 2, 2020

Police identify homicide victim in Monday shooting

A second man was shot during the incident in northeast Charlotte and was expected to survive.
By QCity Metro Staff | March 17, 2020

6 days, 7 deaths: Charlotte homicide detectives have been busy

Within the last week, five people were shot to death, and two others were found dead in a creek bed near McAlpine Creek Park.
By QCity Metro Staff | March 5, 2020