Posted on August 8, 2012 at 7:01 AM
Wednesday, Aug 8 at 7:09 AM
CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- Charlotte-Mecklenburg police arrested two men in connection to a June murder in east Charlotte late Tuesday night.
Police say 20-year-old Jordan Poe turned himself in but they had to track down 19-year-old Mark Grant.
Police said they were searching the woods for Grant after he ran on Tuesday, when an officer on an ATV accidentally ran him over while he was hiding.
He was taken to Carolinas Medical Center – Main with minor injuries and then taken into custody.
Poe and Grant are accused of shooting and killing Christopher Cordero on Wilora Lake Road in June.
Police discovered Cordero's body in the 5600 block of Wilora Lake Road near North Sharon Amity Road and Central Avenue around 5:30 p.m. on June 11.
Police have not yet released a motive for the crime.
Anyone with information about this incident is asked to call 704-432-TIPS and speak directly to a Homicide Unit Detective.