WOMAN TIED UP AND KIDNAPPED IN UPTOWN PARKING DECK, KNIFE HELD TO HER THROAT
19-year-old Shamond Sellers was arrested, charged in the case for an overnight kidnapping in Charlotte, NC.
Shortly before 1:00 a.m. on March 11, 2021, a kidnapping transpired at a parking garage in uptown Charlotte near the intersection of West 1st Street and West Stonewall Street. A female victim in her 20’s was walking to her vehicle when a masked suspect approached her, held a knife to her throat, blindfolded her, and bound her hands behind her back with rope.
The victim was ultimately able to free herself and call 911.
Through the assistance of the Real-Time Crime Center, officers were able to locate the suspect identified as Shamond Sellers a few blocks away. Shamond was arrested on scene, interviewed by detectives, and has since been charged with attempted robbery with a dangerous weapon, first-degree kidnapping, and communicating threats.