Case Update: Homicide Investigation in the North Tryon Division

Detectives with the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department’s Homicide Unit are conducting a homicide investigation near the 6700 block of North Tryon Street in the North Tryon Division.
CMPD Public Affairs
cmpdpio@cmpd.org
12/14/2022

Charlotte, N.C. – (Wednesday, December 14, 2022) – The victim in this case has been identified as Toelodo Pena (DOB: 02/17/1961). The victim's family has been notified of his death.

 

As a result of the continued investigation, detectives with the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department's Homicide Unit and North Tryon Division have identified, Jesus Delgado Ibarra (DOB: 01/15/1980), as a suspect in this case and an arrest warrant was obtained for Murder.  

 

On Tuesday, December 13, 2022, CMPD's Violent Criminal Apprehension Team (VCAT) located and arrested Mr. Ibarra without incident.  He was transported to CMPD's Law Enforcement Center (LEC) in uptown to speak with homicide detectives.  At the conclusion of the interview, he was transferred into the custody of the Mecklenburg County Sheriff's Office.

 

The victim's next of kin has been notified the arrest.

 

The investigation into this case is active and ongoing. As additional information develops, it will be released by the CMPD's Public Affairs Office. Anyone with information about this incident is asked to call 704-432-TIPS and speak directly to a Homicide Unit detective. Detective J Dudley is the lead detective assigned to this case.  The public can also leave information anonymously by contacting Crime Stoppers at 704-334-1600 or http://charlottecrimestoppers.com/.  For additional information about this case, please refer to the report: 20221211-1940-01.

 

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Homicide Investigation in the North Tryon Division

 

Charlotte, N.C. – (Monday, December 12, 2022) – Detectives with the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department's Homicide Unit are conducting a homicide investigation near the 6700 block of North Tryon Street in the North Tryon Division.

 

On Sunday, December 11, 2022, at approximately 7:40 p.m., North Tryon Division officers responded to the 6700 block of North Tryon Street in reference to an assault with deadly weapon call.  Upon arrival, officers located a victim suffering from life-threatening injuries. Medic transported the victim to Atrium Health Main.

 

North Tryon Division officers responded to the scene to conduct an investigation, and Crime Scene Search responded to process the scene and collect physical evidence. Representatives from CMPD's Operations Command, Medic and the Charlotte Fire Department also responded to the call.

 

In the morning hours of Monday, December 12, 2022, the victim passed away due to his injuries. CMPD's Homicide Unit was notified of the victim's death and became the lead investigative group.

 

The investigation into this case is active and ongoing. As additional information develops, it will be released by the CMPD's Public Affairs Office. Anyone with information about this incident is asked to call 704-432-TIPS and speak directly to a Homicide Unit detective. Detective J Dudley is the lead detective assigned to this case.  The public can also leave information anonymously by contacting Crime Stoppers at 704-334-1600 or http://charlottecrimestoppers.com/.  For additional information about this case, please refer to the report: 20221211-1940-01.

 

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