CMPD Officers Chrarge Man in Multiple Robberies

From http://www.crimeincharlotte.com, April 19, 2012

The Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department’s Office of Public Information says that on Wednesday, April 18, 2012, Detectives with the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department’s Robbery Unit charged Tony Andre Humphery, DOB: 01/13/94, for his involvement in a series of recent armed robberies.  This series included the robbery of the Sonic on April 6, 2012,  where he put a handgun to the manager’s head and pulled the trigger twice; the handgun did not fire during either attempt.  The two armed robberies of the Regional Finance Corporation were also included in the series of robberies.  The getaway vehicle used in several of these robberies was a Dodge Caravan.  Mr. Humphrey is in the custody of the Mecklenburg County Sheriff’s Office being held under secured bonds which total over $1M.

Detectives worked tirelessly in their efforts to solve these crimes.  This was a complex investigation where the Fraud Unit and the Gang Unit were brought in to aid in the investigation.  These cases remain under active investigation and will be reviewed for possible federal prosecution.  If anyone has additional information regarding these cases, please have them call Crime Stoppers at 704-334-1600.

Tony Andre Humphrey is facing 12 felony charges and 1 misdemeanor charge related to these robberies and an unrelated fraud case.  The complete list of charges include:

Felony- Larceny of Motor Vehicle

Felony- Larceny of Motor Vehicle

Felony-Attempted Robbery With a Dangerous Weapon

Felony-Conspiracy to Commit Robbery With a Dangerous Weapon

Felony- Conspiracy to Commit Robbery With a Dangerous Weapon

Felony- Attempted First Degree Murder

Felony- Robbery With a Dangerous weapon

Felony- Robbery With a Dangerous weapon

Felony- Conspiracy to Commit Robbery With a Dangerous Weapon

Felony- Uttering a Forged Instrument (Unrelated charge for a separate case; Warrant service)

Felony- PWISD Marijuana (Charged subsequent to a search warrant service of his home)

Felony- PWISD Cocaine (Charged subsequent to a search warrant service of his home)

Misdemeanor- Possession of Drug Paraphernalia (Charged subsequent to a search warrant service of his home)

The robberies and associated complaint numbers are listed below.

04/3/2012 at approximately 3:35 pm, Regional Finance Corporation located at 5210 N. Tryon Street #B; (Case #20120403-1539-02)

04/6/2012 at approximately 6:25 pm, Sonic located at 70820 Forest Point Blvd; (Case # 20120406-1644-01)

04/14/2012 at approximately 12:30 pm, Auto King located at 5923 Orr Road; Attempted Robbery  (Case #20120414-1229-02)

04/16/ 2012 at approximately 11:15 am, Regional Finance Corporation, at 4401 E. Independence Blvd;  (Case # 20120416-1115-00)

Captain Mike Smathers with the CMPD’s Robbery Unit will be available to discuss the arrest with the media at 2:00 p.m. at CMPD headquarters.

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