CHARLOTTE, N.C. – Police arrested a suspect they say was involved in a home invasion Saturday afternoon.
The incident happened at 3209 Credenza Road. When investigators arrived they spotted the suspect's vehicle and followed it onto Pritchard Street.
Police say Stephon Dontay Straite was armed when he jumped and ran from the vehicle.
Officials arrested him a short time later; he’s now facing robbery charges. Investigators say additional charges may be filed.
According to Mecklenburg County records, it’s not Straite’s first encounter with police. He’s been arrested for possession of drug paraphernalia in 2011 and twice for assault and battery.
Anyone with information about this incident is asked to call 704-432-TIPS and speak directly to an ADW Unit Detective. Detective Sarvis is the lead detective assigned to this case.