CMPD Charges Five in Home Invasion

From, December 17, 2013

Five men are in jail, charged with a sunday morningh home invasion in northwest mecklenburg county, near Mountain Island Lake.

Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police say Kelvin Martinez, 18,  Steven Buchanan, 17, Marcus Allen, 17, Kendrick Barnette, 17 and Antoine Harris, 21, were caught by the resident trying to rob his home on Preservation Pointe Drive.

One of the suspects allegedly took a shot at the resident as he chased them from the home.

According to a CMPD news release, due to an excellent description of the suspect vehicle, a responding patrol officer observed the suspect vehicle fleeing the neighborhood and conducted a traffic stop. The five suspects were arrested and charged with were all charged with conspiracy to commit robbery with a dangerous weapon, robbery with a dangerous weapon, and 1st degree burglary of an occupied dwelling. They were then transported to the Mecklenburg County Jail.

Published in: on December 17, 2013 at 3:03 pm  Leave a Comment  

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