Police Searching For Man Who Cut Off Electronic Monitoring Device

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Police are searching for a man who is accused of cutting off his electronic monitoring device. 

Detectives say 18-year-old Omar Anthony was court ordered to wear the device as a condition of his release from jail for breaking and entering charges. 

Anthony was last seen on Harrison Street in west Charlotte.  Anyone who knows of Anthony’s whereabouts is asked to call CMPD at 704-336-VCAT.