Teen Arrested In Connection To West Charlotte Armed Robbery, Shooting

CHARLOTTE, NC -Police have arrested a teen in connection to the armed robbery and shooting of a 13-year-old boy Thursday night.

16-year-old Jabri Pugh has been charged with robbery with a dangerous weapon, conspiracy to commit robbery, and assault with a deadly weapon inflicting serious injury.

The shooting happened around 7:13pm on Forestbrook Drive in west Charlotte. Police say the 13-year-old boy was robbed at gunpoint by four or five suspects.


At some point during the robbery, police say the teen was shot in the leg. He was transported by Medic to CMC and is being treated for non-life threatening injuries.

Those with information are encouraged to call Crime Stoppers at 704-334-1600.