Crime & Courts

CMPD looking for robbery, kidnapping suspect

Charlotte-Mecklenburg police are looking for a man wanted on more than a dozen charges involving violent crimes. Police are asking the public’s help in finding Darius Bailey, who is wanted by CMPD’s Violent Criminal Apprehension Team on 14 outstanding warrants. Police said the charges include armed robbery, kidnapping, assault with a deadly weapon, and firing into an occupied property.

Authorities said Bailey is known to frequent the northeast Charlotte area around Barrington Drive and Milton Road. He is 18 years old and is 6 foot 2 and 165 pounds. He has close-cropped hair and a mustache.

Anyone with information on Bailey’s whereabouts is asked to call police at 704-336-VCAT or call 911.