UNC Charlotte Police Advisory:
Suspect Arrested for Off-Campus Robbery Charge
When the UNC Charlotte Police Department verifies that a serious incident has occurred on or even off campus and believes it could impact the University Community, we issue an advisory to increase everyone’s awareness and safety.
At approx. 9:20 PM on Friday, 3/7/08, on Hwy 29 near the CRI campus entrance (also known as the 9200 block of N. Tryon St) — UNCC PD noticed a white Chrysler PT Cruiser wanted earlier by Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police (CMPD) in connection with an off-campus armed robbery of the Game Stop, a business located at 8925 J M Keynes Drive. As the officers stopped and approached the car, the suspects drove away. CMPD and UNCC PD collaboratively pursued and apprehended one of the two suspects along I-77. NC Highway Patrol and Alcohol Law Enforcement agents also responded. CMPD filed robbery charges.