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Man arrested, charged in connection with 2023 homicide

CHARLOTTE — Officers with the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department have arrested and charged one man in connection with a 2023 homicide investigation.

Channel 9 first brought you the story on January 31, 2023, after 22-year-old, Jamal Jones, was shot and killed around 8:45 a.m. on North Davidson Street near East 24th Street.

At the beginning of 2024, Charlotte Crime Stoppers even offered a $5,000 reward for any information that would lead to an arrest.

More than a year later, police announced the arrest of Curtis Elliot, 34, for Jones’ murder.

Elliot is charged with murder and possession of a firearm by a convincted felon.

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