***UPDATE*** Metro Division - Homicide in the 3000 block of Parkway Avenue

1/1/2019

Case Update: Thursday, January 03, 2019,

Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department Homicide Detectives have charged Deangenlo Olando Morgan, DOB: 06/08/1985, with the murder of Nathan Roberts.

As a result of information and evidence gathered during the investigation, detectives identified Morgan as a suspect in this case and obtained warrants for his arrest. On Wednesday, January 02, 2019, Homicide Detectives and Metro Division officers located and arrested Morgan at the Mecklenburg County Courthouse without incident. Morgan was subsequently transported to police headquarters where he was interviewed by detectives. 

At the conclusion of the interview, Morgan was transferred to the custody of the Mecklenburg County Sheriff's Office and charged with Murder and Discharging a Weapon into Occupied Property. 

This is an active and ongoing 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 Lyon 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 20190101-042901.

 

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Update: ​Tuesday, January 1, 2019,

On Tuesday, January 1, 2019, at 8:33 a.m., the victim in this case was pronounced deceased at Carolina's Medical Center.

Detectives with the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department's Homicide Unit have identified the victim as Nathan Lamont Roberts, DOB: 09/18/1981. His family has been notified of his death.

This is an active and ongoing 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 Lyon 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 20190101-042901.

 

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Tuesday, January 1, 2019,

Detectives with the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department's Homicide Unit are conducting a shooting investigation in the 3000 block of Parkway Avenue in the Metro Division. The call for service came in at 4:29 a.m. on Tuesday, January 1, 2019.

Metro Division patrol officers responded to an assault with a deadly weapon call for service at a residence located in the 3000 block of Parkway Avenue. Upon their arrival, officers located an adult male victim with gunshot wounds. The victim was transported to Carolina's Medical Center by MEDIC with life threatening injuries.  

The initial investigation indicates that the victim was sitting in his vehicle in the driveway of his residence when he was shot multiple times.

Crime Scene Search responded to process the scene and collect physical evidence. Representatives of Victim Services and Operations Command responded to the scene.   

This is an active and ongoing 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 Lyon 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 20190101-042901.

 

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