• Police arrest suspect in connection with east Charlotte homicide

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    CHARLOTTE, N.C. - On Friday afternoon, police cornered a suspect wanted in connection with an east Charlotte homicide.

    [RELATED: Man found shot to death on trail behind recreation center, police say]

    A large police presence along Cressingham Court off Idlewild Road North was connected to the homicide case from Jan. 4.

    (Antonio Green Collins)

    Antonio Green Collins, 21, was arrested without incident and charged with the murder of Shakier Henderson, 21.

    Police said Collins killed Henderson, whose body was found on a trail near the Heritage Park Apartments on Jan. 4. 

    Collins' first court appearance is scheduled for Monday, Jan. 14. 

    Check back for updates on this developing story. 

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