CMPD Catches Wanted Fugitive with Help from SWAT Team

Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police apprehended a wanted fugitive who hid and barricaded himself inside a home on the 9900 block of Claremore Place yesterday morning. According to CMPD, 30-year-old Joshua David Knight was a wanted fugitive with several active felony warrants including theft of a firearm. SWAT teams arrived around 10 a.m. to get Knight to come out of the home. Eventually, negotiators de-escalated the situation, and got Knight to surrender.

Author: Mike Jackson