Pair charged in armed robbery, credit card theft just south of Uptown


Two men have been arrested for a robbery that occured Sunday just outside of Uptown, police said. (CMPD)

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (FOX 46 CHARLOTTE) — Two men have been charged with armed robbery after an incident that occurred on Sunday just south of Uptown, police say.

Tyriq Kelly, 19, and Eddie Carter, 21, were both arrested after they allegedly demanded money at gunpoint and stole a credit card.

The victim received an authorization alert that their credit card was being used, at which point officers located the suspects and took them into custody.

Both Kelly and Carter face multiple charges including robbery and credit card theft.

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