CMPD Charges 3 Juveniles In Connection To North Charlotte Armed Robbery

CHARLOTTE, NC — The Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department says two 15-year-olds and a 14-year-old have been charged in connection to an armed robbery early Tuesday morning.

The crime was reported around 6:27am at an apartment complex on Frew Road. The victims reportedly told police they were robbed at gunpoint by three black males who took money and ran off.

A CMPD K9 unit was used to track down all three suspects. Police say one suspect was bit by the K9 but refused transport to the hospital. He was treated on scene by MEDIC.

During a search of the suspects, police say they located two firearms and a cellphone belonging to one of the victims.

CMPD says the suspects were also seen getting out of a vehicle on N. Graham Street, which was later determined to be stolen.

Police are not releasing the names of the suspects due to age, but the juveniles are facing the following charges:

  • 15-year-old male juvenile: He was charged with armed robbery, conspiracy to commit armed robbery, felony larceny, possession of a stolen motor vehicle, possession of a concealed weapon, possession of a handgun by a minor and resist/delay/obstruct arrest.
  • 14-year-old male juvenile: He was charged with armed robbery, conspiracy to commit armed robbery, felony larceny, possession of a stolen motor vehicle and felony possession of stolen goods. Suspect was on electronic monitoring but cut his monitor.
  • 15-year-old male juvenile: He was charged with armed robbery, conspiracy to commit armed robbery, possession of stolen motor vehicle, carrying concealed weapon, possession of a handgun by a minor, felony larceny, and resist/delay/obstruct arrest.

Anyone with additional information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 704-334-1600.