10/06/2012 12:00 PM.
North Tryon Division Officers with the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department have arrested Carlos Montrece Massey, DOB 06/02/1993, for his involvement in an armed robbery case.
On October 6, 2012, at approximately 12:00 p.m., patrol officers were dispatched to 4330 Old Interstate Road following a 911 call for service concerning a minor traffic accident. When officers arrived on the scene, the driver of one of the vehicles involved in the accident stated she was leaving a nearby hotel parking lot when another driver struck her car with his vehicle causing minor damage. The victim stated that following the collision, the driver got out of his vehicle, displayed a handgun in an attempt to prevent the victim from contacting police to report the accident, and removed the victim and her passenger’s cell phones before leaving the scene.
Later that evening, officers located the suspect and vehicle at 4718 N. Graham Street. The victim was transported to the scene and positively identified Massey as the man involved in the robbery. Massey was arrested without incident and charged with robbery with a dangerous weapon. Anyone with additional information concerning this case and or suspect is asked to call the Crime Stoppers tip line at 704.334.1600.