12-21-2019 | 2:23 PM | CHARLOTTE,NC— On Saturday December 21, 2019 a suspect armed with a gun robbed at woman outside of a South Charlotte ATM. At At 2:23 pm, officers with Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police responded to the report of the robbery outside the Wells Fargo at 2821 Pineville-Matthews Road.
Police say a female victim reported she was approached by a suspect armed with a gun while she was outside using the ATM. The man was reported to be wearing a full face mask at the time of the robbery. Police say the masked gunman robbed the woman of cash and fled the scene.
Crime Scene Investigators (CSI) could be seen outside of a white vehicle in the parking lot dusting for fingerprints and photographing the scene.
12-7-2019 | 7:31 PM | CHARLOTTE,NC— On Saturday December 7, 2019 at 7:31 p,m., 911 calls into Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department reported a man shot multiple times. The shooting was reported inside an apartment complex at 2800 Baltimore Avenue in the South End neighborhood.
When officers arrive they found a male suffering from multiple gunshot wounds inside the apartment complex. Police confirm the man showed up at an apartment nearby and a resident dialed 911. CMPD was unsure where in the complex the victim was shot.
Paramedics with Mecklenburg EMS (MEDIC) rushed the victim to Atrium CMC Trauma Center with life threatening injuries.
The investigation is still ongoing. Police have made no arrests at this time.
12-15-2019 | 12:22 AM | FORT MILL,SC— On Sunday December 15, 2019 around 12:22 a.m., the York County Sheriff Office received 911 calls reported a shooting at a Fort Mill,SC Bar. The shooting was reported at the Drunken Goat Bar & Grill located at 377 Rubin Center Drive. Dozens of officers from the YCSO and SC Highway Patrol converged on the scene within minutes. According to a York County Sheriff Spokesman the shooting happened after an argument near the bar’s pool tables became violent.
The violence erupted just across the street from the popular Carowinds Amusement Park on Carowinds Boulevard just outside of the Charlotte, North Carolina city limits.
A 23-year old Charlotte man and a 27-year old Rock Hill man and a Rock Hill man, 27, were both wounded following the gunfire. Both victims were taken by others in a personal vehicle to Atrium CMC Pineville Hospital. One man was shot in the chest while the other suffered a gunshot wound to the neck. Both injured victims appear to have non life threatening injuries said York Co. Sheriff Spokesman Trent Faris.
Witnesses told officers the victim was transported in a personal vehicle to Witnesses say the suspect was described as a black male 6’4″ with dreads wearing a red long sleeve shirt. The suspect reportedly fled the scene in a red colored Acura.
The investigation is ongoing and no arrests have been made.
12-7-2019 | 9:47 PM | CHARLOTTE,NC— UPDATE: Charlotte-Mekclenburg Police say 23-year old Celeste Leveaux Lytle was driving a 1996 Saturn SL1 when she lost control and ran off the road. The preliminary investigation indicates that the Saturn was traveling west on Wilkinson Boulevard at a high rate of speed. The Saturn was traveling too fast to negotiate a curve in the roadway and the vehicle’s driver’s side tires struck the concrete median. The vehicle then slid out of control and travelled off the right side of the road, striking both a utility pole and a tree. Excessive speed is a contributing factor in this crash and impairment is suspected.
ORIGINAL STORY: At 9:47p.m., on Saturday December 7, 2019 a violent crash claimed the life of a driver in Southwest Charlotte. Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department, Charlotte Fire Department, & Mecklenburg EMS Agency (MEDIC) responded to the crash in front of 4150 Wilkinson Boulevard.
Charlotte Firefighters arrived on scene and found a vehicle that had crashed and wrapped around a tree. The driver of the sedan was trapped inside the vehicle following the violent crash. The vehicle crashed in front of the Freedom Division Office of the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department.
Paramedics pronounced the driver who was the sole occupant deceased a short time later at the scene. The accident scene was 3 miles from Charlotte Douglas International Airport. Wilkinson Boulevard was shutdown while CMPD Major Crash Detectives and Crime Scene Technicians investigated.
12-7-2019 | 1:44 PM | FARMINGDALE,NY— O On Saturday 7, 2019 December at 1:44 p.m, a driver crashed into a Long Island Sandwich Shop injuring a 8 year old girl. The accident happened at 47-3 Boundary Avenue in Farmingdale New York.
The driver of the Gray Honda CRV went completely through the restaurant. Sources say the driver from Queens, New York realized the Honda was making weird noises as he pulled into the parking lot. The driver reportedly took his foot off the brake and the vehicle slammed into the store.
Fire officials confirm the 8-year-old girl was cut by flying glass when the SUV barreled through the entrance. The girl was reportedly sitting at a table enjoying lunch when the vehicle hit the table knocking it out of place.
Paramedics transported the child to a local hospital for treatment. Police say this was a tragic accident and no charges are likely to be filed.