Charlotte-Mecklenburg police arrested a man in Saturday night’s fatal shooting of 35-year-old Rechard Delane Mickle in Steele Creek.
Mickle was shot at about 9 p.m. in the 8100 block of South Tryon Street. WBTV, the Observer’s news partner, reported the shooting was in a Walmart parking lot.
Police said the shooting was not random.
On Tuesday, with help from the Union County Sheriff’s Office, police arrested Kedar Aziz Muhammad, 22, without incident and charged him with murder. Police are not saying what information and evidence led them to Muhammad.
Anyone with information about the shooting is asked to call police at 704-432-TIPS (8477) or call Crime Stoppers at 704-334-1600.