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Man arrested after cutting off electronic monitor

Akinto Maurice Boone, 43, of Charlotte, was arrested without incident Wednesday morning after cutting off his electronic monitor on Sunday.
Akinto Maurice Boone, 43, of Charlotte, was arrested without incident Wednesday morning after cutting off his electronic monitor on Sunday. Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department

Police arrested a 43-year-old Charlotte man without incident Wednesday morning who cut off his electronic monitor on Sunday, according to Charlotte-Mecklenburg police.

Akinto Maurice Boone was wanted on outstanding warrants for common law robbery, felony conspiracy and interfering with an electronic monitoring device.

On Feb. 23, a judge ordered Boone to wear the monitor as a condition of his pretrial release.

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