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Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police

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Bomb Squad Dispatched To Charlotte Home During Death Investigation

(CBS Charlotte) — Officers with the Charlotte-Mecklenburg police department were dispatched to a house located on Sharon Amity Road yesterday afternoon to investigate a reported death. Upon arrival, officers found a deceased male inside the […]


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Police ID Dismembered Body Found In Charlotte Car

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Charlotte-Mecklenburg police have identified the woman whose dismembered body was found in an abandoned car, as well as the person they suspected in her death. A statement from police identified the […]


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Police Release 911 Tape In Fatal Police Shooting

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — A sobbing woman pleads for police to “please hurry” because a man was breaking into her front door during a 911 call recorded moments before a responding officer shot and killed […]

CBS Charlotte–09/18/2013

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CMPD Officer Assaulted While Attempting To Handcuff Suspects

(CBS Charlotte) — A Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Officer was assaulted in North Charlotte today. The incident happened while police were responding to a report of a fight near a home on Parkwood Avenue. When the police […]


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CMPD Shoots And Kills Man After Altercation

(CBS Charlotte) — One person is dead after Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police were dispatched to a home in North Charlotte early this morning. The incident happened on Penninger Circle and involved an altercation between a man and […]

CBS Charlotte–07/06/2013

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NC Mom Has Son Jailed For Stealing Pop Tarts

A Charlotte woman who apparently had her fill of her son’s behavior issues has decided to let local police deal with him.


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Charlotte Wreck Involving Underage Driver Kills 1

Charlotte-Mecklenburg police say one person is dead following a wreck in which an underage driver was at the wheel.

CBS Charlotte–05/12/2013

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3 Arrested After Deaf Man Killed During Robbery

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Three teenagers are under arrest after authorities say they stabbed a deaf man during a robbery, and left him lying in the front yard of a Charlotte home festooned with Christmas […]

CBS Charlotte–12/24/2012

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Man Found Shot To Death In Car Near Neighborhood Barbecue

Authorities say a 32-year-old man has been shot to death on a Charlotte street not far from where hundreds of people were gathered for a neighborhood barbecue.


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Illegal Immigrant Accused Of Raping Teen Girl, Fathering Her Child

An illegal immigrant is accused of raping a 14-year-old girl and fathering her child.