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NC Prosecutor Going Back To Grand Jury In Attempt To Indict CMPD Officer

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — The North Carolina attorney general’s office is going back to a grand jury in an attempt to indict a Charlotte police officer accused of shooting an unarmed man last year. Attorney […]

01/23/2014

A grand jury asked that officer Randall Kerrick be charged with a lesser offense in the shooting death of Florida A&M football player Jonathan Ferrell. (Getty Images)

Charlotte Officer Not Indicted In Fatal Shooting

A grand jury asked that officer Randall Kerrick be charged with a lesser offense in the shooting death of Florida A&M football player Jonathan Ferrell.

01/22/2014

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Top 10 Local News Stories Of 2013

(CBS Charlotte) — Where local news is concerned, 2013 was a busy year — full of breaking news stories, shootings, protests, and much more. Here is our recap of the Top 10 News Stories in […]

12/16/2013

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Police Shooting Victim’s Alcohol-Level Was Legal

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — A toxicology report released Friday shows the blood-alcohol level for an unarmed man fatally shot by a Charlotte police officer was below the legal limit. The attorney for the family of […]

11/02/2013

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NC Victim’s Fiancee Pushes To Release Video

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — The fiancee of an unarmed man who was fatally shot by a Charlotte police officer says she wants police to release video of the shooting. Charlotte-Mecklenburg Officer Randall Kerrick is charged […]

10/22/2013

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Groups Criticize CMPD Officer Arrest In Man’s Death

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Hours after a Charlotte-Mecklenburg police officer fatally shot an unarmed man, the department made a rare move: It charged the officer with voluntary manslaughter. Most police departments, including Charlotte, usually take […]

10/12/2013

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NC Officer Charged With Shooting Unarmed Man

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — A North Carolina police officer accused of shooting and killing an unarmed man who had apparently been in an automobile wreck was scheduled to appear in court Monday to face a voluntary manslaughter charge.

09/16/2013

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