Police Charge Suspect In Southeast Charlotte Murder

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — CMPD has charged a suspect in connection to a man found dead in southeast Charlotte on Friday, January 4th.

Antonio Collins, 21, is charged with killing 21-year-old Shakier Henderson. He was arrested Friday, police say, and is charged with Murder.

Officers with the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department were called to the shooting around 7:30 a.m. on Idlewild Road North near E. WT Harris Boulevard. Police say Henderson was found with a gunshot wound.

Medic pronounced him dead on scene.

Anyone with information about this shooting is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 704-334-1600.