***UPDATE*** Eastway Division - Homicide in the 2700 block of North Brevard Street

3/4/2020

Charlotte, N.C. – (Wednesday, March 4, 2020) – Detectives with the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department's Homicide Unit have arrested Terry Conner Jr., DOB: 11/08/1986, for the murder of Scott Allen Brooks.

As a result of continued investigation, Homicide Unit detectives identified Conner as a suspect in this case, and warrants were issued for his arrest.  In the early morning hours of March 4, 2020, detectives with the CMPD's Violent Criminal Apprehension Team (VCAT) worked with the Special Weapons and Tactics (SWAT) Team to locate and arrest Conner.  Conner is currently being interviewed by Homicide Unit detectives, and at the conclusion of the interview, he will be transferred to the custody of the Mecklenburg County Sheriff's Office and served his outstanding warrants for murder, robbery with a dangerous weapon, conspiracy to commit robbery with a dangerous weapon, first degree kidnapping and possession of a firearm by a convicted felon.

Homicide Unit detectives are continuing to actively investigate this case.  Anyone with information about this incident is asked to call 704-432-TIPS and speak directly to a Homicide Unit detective.  Detective D. Martin is the lead detective assigned to this case.  The public can also call Crime Stoppers at 704-334-1600 or visit the Crime Stoppers website at http://charlottecrimestoppers.com/.  For additional information about this case, please refer to the report: 20191209-0445-02.

 

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Case Update: Monday, December 9, 2019 

The victim in this case has been identified as Scott Allen Brooks, DOB: 07/03/1958.  His family has been notified of his death.

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 D. Martin is the lead detective assigned to this case.  The public can also call Crime Stoppers at 704-334-1600 or visit the Crime Stoppers website at http://charlottecrimestoppers.com/.  There is a monetary reward of up to $5,000 for information leading to an arrest of a homicide suspect.  For additional information about this incident, please refer to the report: 20191209-0445-02.

 

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Monday, December 9, 2019 

Detectives with the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department's Homicide Unit are conducting a homicide investigation near the 2700 block of North Brevard Street, which is in the Eastway Division.

On Monday, December 9, 2019, at around 4:45 a.m., officers responded to reports of a shooting near the 2700 block of North Brevard Street.  When they arrived, officers located an adult male who had been shot.  The victim was pronounced deceased on scene.

Homicide Unit detectives responded to the scene to conduct an investigation, and Crime Scene Search responded to process the scene and collect physical evidence.  Representatives of the Mecklenburg County District Attorney's Homicide Prosecution Team, Victim Services, Charlotte Fire Department, Medic and Operations Command also responded to the scene. 

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 D. Martin is the lead detective assigned to this case.  The public can also call Crime Stoppers at 704-334-1600 or visit the Crime Stoppers website at http://charlottecrimestoppers.com/.  For additional information about this incident, please refer to the report: 20191209-0445-02.

 

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