• 3 teens charged in string of vehicle break-ins, CMPD says


    CHARLOTTE, N.C. - Charlotte-Mecklenburg police arrested three teenagers in a string of vehicle break-ins in the Steele Creek area in southwest Charlotte.

    Police arrested Charles Douglas, 18, Tuesday, who was driving a stolen SUV.

    Douglass confessed to his role in the break-ins and faces 18 counts of breaking-and-entering into a vehicle and faces several other charges.

    Kailah Jones, 17, and Cordell Peters, 19, were also charged in connection to the crime spree.

    Detectives said more charges could be filed.

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