Metro Division - Detectives investigating a sexual assault in the 1700 block of West Morehead Street

11/5/2018

Case Update: Monday, November 05, 2018,

Detectives with the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department's Sexual Assault Unit are requesting the public's assistance in locating Robert Anthony Thomas Jr., DOB: 06/12/1999, who is wanted in connection with this sexual assault.

As a result of information and evidence gathered during the investigation, detectives identified Thomas as the suspect in this case and obtained warrants for 1st degree Rape, Kidnapping, Robbery and Possession of Stolen Property.  In addition to CMPD's efforts to arrest Thomas, Detectives are requesting help from the community to determine his whereabouts.

Anyone with information on the whereabouts of Robert Thomas Jr. is asked to immediately call Crime Stoppers at 704-334-1600 or 911. To learn more about Crime Stoppers, please visit http://charlottecrimestoppers.com/.  The report number is 20181101-0305-01.


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Thursday, November 01, 2018,

Detectives with the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department's Sexual Assault Unit are requesting the public's assistance in providing information that will assist them in identifying the suspect involved in a sexual assault that occurred in the Metro Division.

On Thursday, November 01, 2018 at 3:05 a.m., Metro Division officers were dispatched to a sexual assault call for service. The 25-year-old female victim advised that she was walking on W. Morehead Street when the unknown suspect approached her and sexually assaulted her. During the assault the suspect took the victims cell phone.  

The suspect is described as a dark skinned black male about 25 years-old, 5'7", and weighs about 165 pounds.  The suspect had a short afro and was last seen wearing a maroon hoodie and blue jeans.

Anyone with information concerning this case or the suspect is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 704-334-1600. To learn more about Crime Stoppers, please visit http://charlottecrimestoppers.com/.  The report number is 20181101-0305-01.

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