North Tryon Division - Homicide in the 5100 block of Reagan Drive

11/17/2019

Case Update: Sunday, November 17, 2019

Detectives with the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department have charged Corey Lamar Vega, DOB: 02/22/1996, with the murder of Ebony Harrison. 

Vega was detained on scene by North Tryon Division responding officers.  He was subsequently transported to the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department and interviewed by homicide detectives.  After interviewing Vega, additional witnesses, and collecting physical evidence at the scene, Detectives had probable cause to charge Vega.  He was transported to the Mecklenburg County Sheriff's Department and charged with murder and possession of a firearm by a convicted felon.

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 Jones 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 20191117-0108-02.

 

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Case Update: Sunday, November 17, 2019

The victim has been identified as Ebony Tamia Harrison, DOB: 05/16/1992.  Her family has been notified of her death. 

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 Jones 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 20191117-0108-02.

 

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Sunday, November 17, 2019

Detectives with the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department's Homicide Unit are conducting a homicide investigation in the 5100 block of  Reagan Drive.  The call for service came in at 1:08 a.m. on Sunday, November 17, 2019. 

911 received a communicating threats call for service; North Tryon Division officers were nearby when they heard shots being fired so they immediately responded.   When the officers  arrived, they located an adult female who had been shot.  MEDIC responded and pronounced the victim deceased at the scene.

The initial investigation has revealed that a party was being held at a location inside the business park at the time of the incident.  ABC and ALE officers responded to the scene as well to assist with the investigation.  Homicide detectives are currently speaking with multiple individuals who were at the scene.

Crime Scene Search has 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, Victim Services, Medic, CFD, 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 Jones 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 20191117-0108-02.

  

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