Charlotte police shooting

August 31, 2019 - 4:37 pm
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Police say a 19-year-old man was shot and killed and three other people were wounded at an apartment near the University of North Carolina at Charlotte. The Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department said in a news release that two females wounded in the shooting early Saturday...
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August 31, 2019 - 4:01 am
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — The University of North Carolina at Charlotte has named a search committee to find a new chancellor. The next chancellor will succeed Philip Dubois, who announced in July that he will retire next June. A news release from the school on Friday says Michael L. Wilson, chair of...
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FILE - In this May 15, 2019, file photo, Ninth Congressional district Republican candidate State Sen. Dan Bishop answers a question during a news conference outside McCready's campaign headquarters in Charlotte, N.C. Bishop and Democrat Dan McCready are expected to debate Wednesday, Aug. 28, in North Carolina’s 9th congressional district contest. A special election on September 10 was called after ballot fraud was discovered in last year’s race. (AP Photo/Chuck Burton, File)
August 28, 2019 - 8:50 pm
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — The Latest on a debate between the top candidates in the North Carolina special congressional election scheduled after ballot fraud voided last year's race (all times local): 8:45 p.m. The two main candidates in the country's only still-undecided congressional district are...
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August 27, 2019 - 2:55 pm
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Police say fallen utility lines led to a long traffic jam on Interstate 77 in North Carolina. Huntersville police told news outlets that the lines came down around 10:45 a.m. on Tuesday across the southbound lanes near mile marker 19 north of Charlotte. Traffic was backed up...
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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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