CMPD: Suspect Wanted For West Charlotte Assault With Deadly Weapon


CHARLOTTE, N.C. — The Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department is asking for the public’s help locating a suspect wanted for an assault with a deadly weapon in west Charlotte.

Officers responded to Ashley Road, nearby Scott Futrell Drive, on Sept. 25, 2021 around 4 p.m. after receiving an assault with a deadly weapon call for service.

According to police, a citizen transported the victim to Novant Main from the scene.

Officers spoke to several witnesses on the scene and the victim at Novant Main.

Through an investigation, officers were able to identify the suspect as Rodney Funderburk. Detectives are requesting the public’s assistance in the whereabouts of Funderburk.

The investigation into this case is active and ongoing.

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