CHARLOTTE, NC (WJZY) - Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police have arrested Rayquan Borum for the murder of 26-year-old Justin Carr during the Charlotte protests.
In court on Monday, Mecklenburg County prosecutors said that Borum admitted to shooting Justin Carr in the head. His next court date is scheduled for October 5.
In court, prosecutor says Rayquan Borum admitted to shooting protestor #JustinCarr in head, Borum was not given bond, next court date Oct. 5— Robin Kanady (@RobinFox46) September 26, 2016
Around 7:00 a.m. Friday morning detectives arrested Borum without incident. He was taken to police headquarters where he was interviewed by Homicide Detectives and taken to the Mecklenburg Co. Sheriff's Office.
Borum has been charged with murder.
Putney credited the numerous Uptown video cameras in assisting in the arrest of Carr's killer.— Logan Sherrill (@LoganFox46) September 23, 2016
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This is an ongoing, active investigation. Anyone with information about this incident is asked to call 704-432-TIPS and speak directly to a Homicide Unit Detective. Detective Pack is the lead detective assigned to the case. The public can also call Crime Stoppers at 704-334-1600.