Crime & Courts

A 23-year-old was killed 9 months ago. Three men were just charged in his murder case.

Three people were charged with murder Wednesday in connection to the shooting death of a 23-year-old man who died last year in west Charlotte.
Three people were charged with murder Wednesday in connection to the shooting death of a 23-year-old man who died last year in west Charlotte. Observer File Photo

Three people were charged Wednesday in connection to the shooting death of a 23-year-old man who died last year in west Charlotte.

Police were called to 4400 block of Roadway Street on Dec. 3 where the victim, Kenneth Bernard Edwards, was found shot to death.

Edwards was identified the next day.

Three men were named as suspects in Edwards’ death — Calvin Vance and Tobias Partlow, both 24, and 20-year-old Naytrone Adams.

Vance, Partlow and Adams were arrested Wednesday morning. They were each charged with murder, robbery with a dangerous weapon and conspiracy to commit robbery with a dangerous weapon.

LaVendrick Smith: @LaVendrickS
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