Charlotte police shooting

August 02, 2019 - 9:01 am
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — A North Carolina police department says one of its officers shot and killed a man during a domestic disturbance call. Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Chief Kerr Putney said in a Twitter video that officers were called to a home for a second time in a span of hours early Friday...
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July 11, 2019 - 12:21 pm
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina police have charged an ex-convict and a woman with murder in a fatal Steak 'n Shake robbery attempt. Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police said that 30-year-old Eddie Doh also was charged with attempted murder, assault and armed robbery. They say more charges could come...
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June 29, 2019 - 3:34 pm
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Law enforcement authorities in North Carolina say a man accused of exposing himself to children and women three times this year is now in custody. The Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department on Saturday said 35-year-old Peletisala Maka has been charged with two counts each of...
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June 20, 2019 - 1:51 pm
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — A survivor of a campus shooting in North Carolina has gotten to meet Tim Tebow, an athlete he has looked up to since the fourth grade. News outlets report that the Syracuse Mets minor league outfielder visited with 19-year-old Drew Pescaro before a game Wednesday at BB&T...
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May 31, 2019 - 4:24 pm
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Detectives with a North Carolina police department have charged a police officer with false imprisonment. Charlotte-Mecklenburg police say in a news release on Friday that the detectives were notified last Friday that 26-year-old Officer Joseph Carranti was involved in a...
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May 30, 2019 - 4:33 pm
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — A North Carolina university chancellor says the school will not use the classroom where a gunman opened fire in April, killing two students and wounding four others. UNC Charlotte Chancellor Philip Dubois said in an email sent to students Thursday that the room in the Kennedy...
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May 15, 2019 - 6:42 pm
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — A North Carolina police department has honored a college student who was killed when a gunman opened fire inside a classroom. News outlets report the family of UNC Charlotte student Riley Howell was awarded the Civilian Medal of Valor posthumously on Wednesday from the...
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CORRECTS AGE TO 22 - FILE - This Tuesday, April 30, 2019, file booking photo provided by Mecklenburg County Sheriff's Office shows Trystan Andrew Terrell. A grand jury on Monday, May 6, 2019 indicted Terrell, 22, on murder and other charges in the April 30, 2019 shooting attack at the University of North Carolina-Charlotte that left two students dead and four others wounded. (Mecklenburg County Sheriff's Office via AP, File)
May 10, 2019 - 7:03 am
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — A North Carolina university is holding graduation ceremonies for almost 5,000 students just 10 days after a gunman stormed a classroom and killed two people while wounding four others. The University of North Carolina at Charlotte on Friday graduates students from its...
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May 09, 2019 - 11:20 am
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Investigative police documents show a witness believes the suspect in a fatal university shooting targeted a specific table where students were seated. The Charlotte Observer reports the documents also show six boxes of ammunition were seized from an apartment during a search...
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Max Homa celebrates after winning the Wells Fargo Championship golf tournament at Quail Hollow Club in Charlotte, N.C., Sunday, May 5, 2019. (AP Photo/Chuck Burton)
May 06, 2019 - 2:14 am
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Joe Greiner always knew there was something special about his childhood friend Max Homa. He knew it from the time he caddied for Homa in his first PGA Tour event in 2013, when Homa told him how nervous he was on the 72nd hole of the Open, then stepped up to the tee...
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