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A man was shot to death at a Charlotte hotel. Now two women are charged.

Two women were arrested Friday in connection to the homicide of a man who was shot to death at a north Charlotte hotel. Police are still looking for a third suspect.
Two women were arrested Friday in connection to the homicide of a man who was shot to death at a north Charlotte hotel. Police are still looking for a third suspect. Observer File Art

Two women were arrested Friday in connection with the homicide of a man who was shot to death at a north Charlotte hotel.

Jasmine Ingram and Abagail Johnson, both 18, face murder charges in the death of 32-year-old Churchill Zoker.

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Jasmine Ingram Mecklenburg County Jail

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Jamaal Griffin Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police

On Saturday evening, Charlotte-Mecklenburg police were called to an Extended Stay America hotel in the 100 block of East McCullough Drive, where Zoker was shot. He was taken to Carolinas Medical Center, where he died a short time after arriving, officials said.

Officials found Johnson in Virginia on Friday, where she was arrested, police said. Ingram was found in Charlotte. The two were also charged with attempted robbery and conspiracy to commit robbery.

Police are still looking for a third suspect in the case, 33-year-old Jamaal Griffin. Officials didn't provide detail on Griffin's connection to the case.

LaVendrick Smith: @LaVendrickS
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