Charlotte police shooting

A growing memorial is seen on the steps of a building at the University of North Carolina at Charlotte, Thursday, May 2, 2019. A gunman opened fire in a classroom on Tuesday, killing two and wounding four. (AP Photo/Skip Foreman)
May 02, 2019 - 7:20 pm
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — The campus has turned quiet. Flowers and candles fill the steps outside the building where two students were killed. Exams have been postponed or canceled. For students, professors and administrators, Tuesday's shooting that left two dead and four wounded at the University of...
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This Tuesday, April 30, 2019, booking photo provided by Mecklenburg County Sheriff's Office shows Trystan Andrew Terrell. Police arrested Terrell Tuesday on charges of murder and attempted murder after he opened fire on students at a North Carolina university. (Mecklenburg County Sheriff's Office via AP)
May 02, 2019 - 1:55 pm
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — The Latest on the fatal shooting at a North Carolina university (all times local): 1:45 p.m. The man charged with killing two North Carolina college students in their classroom has chosen not to appear in court. Twenty-two-year-old Trystan Andrew Terrell told his court-...
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In this Sept. 1, 2017 photo provided by Matthew Westmoreland, Riley Howell, right, is seen. Authorities say Howell, 21, was killed after he tackled a gunman who opened fire in a classroom at the University of North Carolina-Charlotte. Police said a few students, including Howell, died and several others were injured. Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Chief Kerr Putney said Howell's actions likely saved the lives of other students. (Matthew Westmoreland via AP)
May 02, 2019 - 1:04 am
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Riley Howell had an athlete's physique and loved working outdoors on his family's farm. Ellis Parlier studied computer technology and liked video games. Both of them were wrapping up the semester in the same anthropology class at the University of North Carolina-Charlotte when...
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In this Sept. 1, 2017 photo provided by Matthew Westmoreland, Riley Howell, right, is seen. Authorities say Howell, 21, was killed after he tackled a gunman who opened fire in a classroom at the University of North Carolina-Charlotte. Police said a few students, including Howell, died and several others were injured. Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Chief Kerr Putney said Howell's actions likely saved the lives of other students. (Matthew Westmoreland via AP)
May 01, 2019 - 5:27 pm
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — A North Carolina college student tackled a gunman who opened fire in a classroom, saving others' lives but losing his own in the process, the police chief said Wednesday. Riley Howell, 21, was among the students gathered for end-of-year presentations in an anthropology class...
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A University of North Carolina at Charlotte campus police officer carries a tactical shield after a shooting Tuesday afternoon, April 30, 2019, in Charlotte, N.C. The shooting on the campus left at least a few people dead and several wounded Tuesday, prompting a lockdown and chaotic scene in the state's largest city. (John Simmons/The Charlotte Observer via AP)
April 30, 2019 - 11:49 pm
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — A man armed with a pistol opened fire on students at a North Carolina university during the last day of classes Tuesday, killing two people and wounding four, police said. Officers who had gathered ahead of a campus concert raced over and disarmed the suspect. The shooting...
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April 30, 2019 - 11:28 pm
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — The Latest on a shooting at a North Carolina university campus (all times local): 11:15 p.m. Police have identified the suspect in a fatal campus shooting as a 22-year-old man. Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police issued a statement late Tuesday identifying the suspect as Trystan...
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In this frame grab from a Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department officer body camera released Monday, April 15, 2019, shows two officers approaching 27-year-old Danquirs Napoleon Franklin outside a Burger King on March 29, 2019 in Charlotte, NC. Franklin was shot and killed. (Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department via AP)
April 15, 2019 - 5:42 pm
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Police video released Monday shows an officer in Charlotte, North Carolina, fatally shooting a man who was armed but didn't point his weapon at authorities. The body camera footage shows two officers approaching 27-year-old Danquirs Napoleon Franklin outside a Burger King on...
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April 13, 2019 - 4:00 am
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Police in North Carolina's largest city have announced an arrest in a sexual assault case going back to 1995. Charlotte-Mecklenburg police say in a news release that 59-year-old LJ Bertha is charged with second-degree rape, first-degree kidnapping and common law robbery...
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April 12, 2019 - 2:06 am
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — A North Carolina police department has been ordered to release video of an officer fatally shooting a man at a Burger King. The Charlotte Observer reports a judge on Thursday ordered Charlotte-Mecklenburg police to release the video by Monday. Police have said Officer Wende...
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Charlotte Hornets' Malik Monk (1) drives between Toronto Raptors' Fred VanVleet (23) and Serge Ibaka (9) during the first half of an NBA basketball game in Charlotte, N.C., Friday, April 5, 2019. (AP Photo/Chuck Burton)
April 05, 2019 - 9:39 pm
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Kemba Walker scored 29 points, and Jeremy Lamb made another clutch 3-ponter as the Charlotte Hornets beat the Toronto Raptors 113-111 on Friday night. Lamb's winning shot came less than two weeks after he hit an improbable half-court buzzer-beater to shock the Raptors in...
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