***UPDATE*** South Division - Homicide in the 3900 block of Bon Rea Drive

4/1/2019

Case Update: Tuesday, April 2, 2019

The victim in this case has been identified as Jonathan Holt Whitlow, DOB: 12/26/1994.  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 case is asked to call 704-432-TIPS and speak directly to a Homicide Unit detective.  Detective Koll 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 number 20190331033800.

 

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Case Update: April 1, 2019

The Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department's Homicide Unit has charged Andrew Houston, DOB: 04/11/1997, for his involvement in this case.

As a result of information and evidence gathered during the course of the investigation, detectives identified Houston as the suspect in this case. Houston was transferred to the custody of the Mecklenburg County Sheriff's Office.

The investigation into this case is still 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 Koll 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/.  The report number for this case is 20190331033800.

 

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Sunday, March 31, 2019

Detectives with the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department's Homicide Unit are investigating a homicide which occurred near the 3900 block of Bon-Rea Drive.  The call for service came in at approximately 3:38 a.m. on Sunday, March 31, 2019.

Officers in the South Division responded to a domestic disturbance call for service. Upon arrival officers located an adult male inside a residence. The male was pronounced deceased on scene by Medic. His identity will be released pending family notification.  

Crime Scene Search responded to process the scene and collect physical evidence. Homicide Detectives, Operations Command and Mobile Crisis 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 Koll 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 the report: 20190331033800.


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