• Teen charged with killing woman in west Charlotte


    CHARLOTTE, N.C. - Charlotte-Mecklenburg police have arrested a teenager in the murder of a woman who died at the hospital after being shot in west Charlotte Monday evening.

    Police said that 35-year-old Felicia Clinkscale’s boyfriend drove her to Presbyterian Hospital after she was shot inside a car on Columbus Circle around 7 p.m.

    Violent Criminal Aprrehension Team officers arrested 18-year-old Eric Bernard Sloan, Jr. Tuesday morning and charged him with Clinkscale's murder.

    Detectives believe Clinkscale knew Sloan and had been arguing with him inside a vehicle moments before the shooting.

    Anyone with information about this incident is asked to call 704-432-TIPS.

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