6 Arrested in Series of Break-Ins and Car Theft Cases

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Police have charged six suspects for their involvement in a series of breaking and entering and auto theft cases.

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On Wednesday at approximately 11:41 a.m., officers responded to multiple 911 calls regarding suspicious persons in the area of David Jennings Avenue and Gatesmill Avenue in a burgundy vehicle.

Officers located and detained four individuals who were seen fleeing the area on foot. These suspects were identified as 17-year-old Demarcus Davis, 19-year-old Rasheed Williams, a 15-year-old male juvenile, and a 14-year-old male juvenile.

Officers also located 18-year-old Jamil Davis and a 15-year-old juvenile suspect driving two vehicles. Both vehicles were identified as having been stolen earlier that day.

All six suspects were transported to police headquarters. Several of the suspects confessed to their involvement in the break-ins, including the attempted break-ins of two gun shops. They face multiple charges.