Police Arrest Armed Robbery Suspect After Vehicle Chase

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Detectives with the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department charged Jordan Williams, 24, for his involvement in an armed robbery and vehicle theft that happened in southeast Charlotte.

Jordan Williams

On April 28th, officers reportedly observed a stolen vehicle on Village Lake Drive and attempted to conduct a traffic stop on the vehicle.

Authorities say the driver refused to stop and officers initiated a vehicle pursuit.

During the pursuit, the driver of the stolen vehicle caused a motor vehicle collision on East WT Harris Boulevard.

No injuries were reported as a result of the collision but the driver of the stolen vehicle fled the scene and was apprehended after a brief foot chase.

Williams, who was the driver and sole occupant of the stolen vehicle, was interviewed by detectives, according to a news release.

At the conclusion of the interview, Williams was charged with robbery with a dangerous weapon, conspiracy to commit armed robbery with a dangerous weapon, possession of a firearm by a convicted felon, larceny of a motor vehicle, possession of a stolen motor vehicle, felony flee to elude, resist/delay/obstruct a law enforcement officer, possession of a schedule I drug, possession of a schedule VI drug, two counts of hit and run, and several additional motor vehicle law violations.