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Woman shot and killed in east Charlotte; police searching for gunman

Charlotte, N.C. - The Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department is currently searching for the person accused of shooting and killing a woman in east Charlotte last Wednesday night. According to police, the shooting happened in the 3100 block of Central Avenue at around 11:00 p.m. Wednesday night. Po

WCNC - 2018-10-18 12:57:00

Suspect Taken into Custody After SWAT Standoff in East Charlotte

CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- A suspect is in custody following a SWAT situation in southeast Charlotte. A SWAT team member told Spectrum News that the suspect was taken into custody without incident. Charlotte-Mecklenburg police say they were attempting to serve 30-year-old Todd O-Brien Houston with 32 arres

SPECTRUMLOCALNEWS.COM - 2018-10-19 00:02:00

Man surrenders following SWAT situation in southeast Charlotte

The standoff began after police found Todd O'Brien Houston, 30, at an apartment complex in south Charlotte 9:00 a.m. Officers were attempting to serve 32 felony arrests on Houston, but before they could apprehend him, he fled in a stolen car.

FOX46CHARLOTTE.COM - 2018-10-18 16:45:00

Checkers open season 4-0 on the road

CHARLOTTE, NC (WBTV) - The Charlotte Checkers opened the 2018-19 season 4-0 on the road. They’ll return home to Bojangles' Coliseum Friday, October 19, to host the Hershey Bears.

WBTV - 2018-10-18 23:55:00

CMPD SWAT CHARLOTTE APARTMENT: Officers with guns drawn surround southeast Charlotte apartment complex

Chopper 9 Skyzoom flew over the scene around 11 a.m. at the McAlpine Ridge Apartments on Krefeld Glen Drive, off Independence Boulevard, and watched as officers positioned themselves behind vehicles in the parking lot, with their rifles drawn.

WSOC-TV - 2018-10-18 15:43:30

MAN ACCUSED OF SEXUAL ASSAULT: Charlotte police search for man with 'multiple face tattoos' accused of sexual assault

Williamson is described as a black male, 6 feet, 3 inches tall with a bald head and multiple face tattoos.

WSOC-TV - 2018-10-19 00:42:00

Charlotte Mother Makes Unique Offer To Help Find Son's Killer

A North Carolina woman has made a unique offer in hopes of finding the person who shot and killed her son on Labor Day. WBTV reports Lajuana Hill said she and her family will pay to relocate anyone who provides information in the death of Juordan Malik Hill, and will even pay their first month's ren

WFAE.ORG - 2018-10-18 19:16:49

Video Captures Locker Room Brawl At Local High School - WCCB Charlotte

“Posting stuff about the two on Snapchat, so they felt the need to confront him about it and escalated from there,” says the Stuart Cramer junior.

WCCBCHARLOTTE.COM - 2018-10-19 02:11:06

Woman Selling Furniture Accidentally Posts X-Rated Pic - WCCB Charlotte

The woman was topless when she took a photo of two dressers she wanted to get rid of.She uploaded the picture and never noticed her own bare breasts in the mirror.She found out when a stranger sent her a message, writing: ‘I don’t mean to be rude but I thought I’d let you know … it seems there are s

WCCBCHARLOTTE.COM - 2018-10-18 02:51:06

Fall weather moves in, weekend showers possible

CHARLOTTE, NC (WBTV) - Following our most recent cool front, seasonably chilly lows are back this morning - falling into the upper 40s to near 50°. A few high clouds will be in place to start, giving way to a mostly sunny afternoon.

WBTV - 2018-10-18 10:31:00

Woman’s body found along Charlotte’s Central Avenue. Detectives say she was shot.

A 911 call about an assault on Central Avenue late Wednesday led Charlotte officers to a woman’s body, according to Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police.Her identity was not released. A suspect is not in custody, said a police statement released early Thursday.Detectives say it happened in the 3100 block of

CHARLOTTEOBSERVER.COM - 2018-10-18 06:46:00

Man killed, woman injured in northwest Charlotte crash

CHARLOTTE, NC (WBTV) - One man was killed and a woman was injured in a single-vehicle crash in northwest Charlotte Wednesday morning.The wreck happened just before 1:30 a.m. on the 9800 block of Bellhaven Boulevard. Police say a Kia Optima went off the right side of the road. The driver then over-co

WBTV - 2018-10-17 19:15:00

Charlotte spent millions on low-income housing, but poor people can’t afford it

Over the last 16 years, the city of Charlotte has spent or committed $124 million to affordable housing. Next month, city leaders will ask voters for $50 million more. But the money hasn’t helped people like Curtis Simpson.

CHARLOTTEOBSERVER.COM - 2018-10-18 00:00:00

CMPD SHOOTING INVESTIGATION: Police: Injured victim knew gunman in northeast Charlotte shooting

ofCHARLOTTE, N.C.- Charlotte-Mecklenburg police are investigating after a shooting sent one man to the hospital in northeast Charlotte.[IMAGES: Charlotte-Mecklenburg police investigate shooting in northeast Charlotte]The shooting happened just before midnight Tuesday outside a home on Cove Creek Dri


Man Killed In Single-Car Wreck In Northwest Charlotte Identified - WCCB Charlotte

The CMPD says Price was traveling northwest on Bellhaven Road at about 1:30 a.m., on Wednesday, October 16th, in a 2016 KIA Optima when the car ran off the road to the right.

WCCBCHARLOTTE.COM - 2018-10-17 18:00:00

PINEVILLE SHOOTING: 1 killed in shooting in Pineville, police say

1 killed in shooting in Pineville, police sayNC state trooper shot, killed during traffic stop; suspect in custodyPolio-like illness causing paralysis in children reaches the CarolinasFormer pro-wrestler Ric Flair, Charlotte Flair sued by daughter's ex-husband

WSOC-TV - 2018-10-18 00:29:33

Police: Man Fatally Shot In Pineville, Suspect In Custody

PINEVILLE, NC - Police are investigating a homicide that happened at an apartment complex near Carolina Place Mall. Police say one man was fatally shot in the stomach on Pine Acres Avenue Wednesday night following an altercation. The suspect was also shot, according to police, but it is believed to

WCCBCHARLOTTE.COM - 2018-10-18 00:40:51

NORTH CAROLINA HIGHWAY PATROL TROOPER SHOT KILLED: NC state trooper shot, killed during traffic stop; suspect in custody

COLUMBUS COUNTY, N.C.- A North Carolina Highway Patrol trooper was shot and killed early Wednesday while conducting a traffic stop in the southeastern part of the state, according to the Department of Public Safety.

WSOC-TV - 2018-10-17 16:50:36

Jonesing for pizza? Check out Charlotte's top 5 spots

Topping the list isInizio Pizza Napoletana. Located at 10620 Providence Road, Suite A, in Providence Commons, it is the highest-rated pizza place in Charlotte, boasting 4.5 stars out of 333 reviews on Yelp. It has a second location in Dilworth.

WCNC - 2018-10-17 11:06:00

One Person Shot In Parking Lot Of Habitat For Humanity ReStore In Southeast Charlotte - WCCB Charlotte

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — One person was seriously injured in a shooting in the parking lot of the Habitat For Humanity ReStore on North Wendover Road in southeast Charlotte.The shooting reportedly happened around 2pm. Police say the victim was inside a vehicle in the parking lot of the store when another