Crime & Courts

Suspect charged in 5 Charlotte robberies

A man responsible for a string of robberies across north and northeast Charlotte in the past three weeks was arrested Thursday, according to Charlotte-Mecklenburg police.

Investigators said Dustin Andrew Washington, 28, of Charlotte, was taken into custody without incident and charged with two counts of armed robbery and three counts of common law robbery. Police said the investigation is continuing.

Police accuse Washington of being involved in these cases:

Police ask that anyone with information about these robberies contact Crime Stoppers, 704-334-1600.