Arrest made days after man found shot to death inside northeast Charlotte home

Arrest made days after man found shot to death inside northeast Charlotte home
Jaelyn Morrison (CMPD)

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Police have arrested and charged a suspect after a man was found shot to death inside a northeast Charlotte home last Saturday morning.

The shooting happened just before 2:30 a.m. on Potenza Drive, which is along Interstate 85 near Mallard Creek Church Road.

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When officers got to the area, they found 22-year-old O’Bryant Robinson inside a house with a gunshot wound. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

Authorities have not said what led up to the shooting.

Police identified 20-year-old Jaelyn Morrison as the suspect shooter and CMPD’s Violent Criminal Apprehension Team found him on Tuesday and took him into custody.

He has been charged with murder.

This is an ongoing investigation. Check back with wsoctv.com for updates.

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