CMPD Arrests Suspect Wanted After Cutting Off Electronic Monitor

The Latest (May 16, 2019):

CMPD says Lester Artis has been located and taken into custody.

Original Story (April 15, 2019):

CHARLOTTE, NC — CMPD is trying to locate Lester Artis after they say he cut off his electronic monitor on Monday.

Artis is wanted on charges of Flee/Elude Arrest with a Motor Vehicle, Damage to Property and Interfering with an Electronic Monitoring Device.

Police say Artis cut off his monitor Monday in the area of Norland Road in east Charlotte.

Anyone with information on his whereabouts is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 704-334-1600 or 911.