CMPD: Charlotte’s First Homicide Investigation Of 2021 Underway After Driver Intentionally Hit Woman With Car

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Police are conducting Charlotte’s first homicide investigation of 2021 after a man hit two people, killing one and critically injuring the other in an incident they say was intentional.

The pedestrian-involved collision happened in east Charlotte around 2 p.m. Monday along The Plaza.

When officers responded to the scene they located two pedestrians who had been struck by a 2015 Kia Soul. MEDIC transported both pedestrians to the hospital where they were to be treated for their life-threatening injuries. One of the pedestrians, 26-year-old Kendra Bagwell, was pronounced dead shortly after arriving at the hospital, and the second victim remains in critical condition.

The driver of the Kia, 32-year-old Jason Mosley, was not hurt in the incident.

Jason Mosley — Awdw Serious Injury — Murder

Following the investigation, detectives determined Mosley intentionally caused the collision to harm to the victims. After his interview with detectives, Mosley was charged with murder, assault with a deadly weapon inflicting serious injuries and driving while impaired.

The investigation into this case is active and ongoing.

Anyone with information about this incident is asked to call 704-432-TIPS and speak directly to a Homicide Unit detective. The public can also leave information anonymously by contacting Crime Stoppers at 704-334-1600 or http://charlottecrimestoppers.com/.