***UPDATE*** Metro Division - Homicide in the 1500 block of North Tryon Street

1/8/2020

Charlotte, N.C. – (Wednesday, January 8, 2020) – Detectives with the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department's Homicide Unit have charged Marvin Daniel Staton, DOB: 12/27/1965, for the murder of George Agee Jr.

Information and evidence gathered during the course of this investigation led detectives in identifying Staton as the suspect in this case.  Warrants were obtained for his arrest.  Staton has since been transferred to the custody of the Mecklenburg County Sheriff's Office and charged with second-degree murder.

This is an ongoing, active investigation.  As further information develops it will be released by CMPD Public Affairs. 

Anyone with information about this incident is asked to call 704-432-TIPS and speak directly to a Homicide Unit Detective.  Detective Fitch is the lead detective assigned to the 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 report numbers 20191224-2054-01.

 

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Charlotte, N.C. - (Thursday, December 26, 2019) – 

The victim in this case has been identified as George Agee Jr., DOB: 01/31/1956. 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 Fitch is the lead detective assigned to the 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 report numbers 20191224-2054-01.

 

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Tuesday, December 24, 2019

Detectives with the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department's Homicide Unit are conducting a homicide investigation in the 1500 block of North Tryon Street in the Metro Division.  The call for service came in at 8:54 p.m. on Tuesday, December 24, 2019. 

Metro Division patrol officers responded to an assault with a deadly weapon call for service.  Upon arrival, officers located a male on the sidewalk with multiple gunshot wounds.  The victim was transported to the hospital and was pronounced deceased by hospital staff.  His name will be released once his family has been notified.

Initial information indicates an altercation took place at the store between the victim and a contracted employee of the business when the shooting occurred.  No additional suspects are being sought by detectives at this time.

Homicide Detectives are currently canvassing the area to determine whether there are any additional witnesses to this incident. 

Crime Scene Search responded to the call for service to process the scene and collect physical evidence.  Representatives of the Mecklenburg County District Attorney's Homicide Prosecution Team, CFD, Medic and Operations Command responded to the scene. 

This is an ongoing, active investigation.  As further information develops it will be released by CMPD Public Affairs. 

Anyone with information about this incident is asked to call 704-432-TIPS and speak directly to a Homicide Unit Detective.  Detective Fitch is the lead detective assigned to the 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 report numbers 20191224-2054-01.

 

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