Police arrest SC teen in Charlotte shooting death
Apr 25, 2011 8:48:00 AM - thestate.com
Police have arrested a South Carolina teen in the shooting death of a prominent hospital executive in Charlotte.
Police said Monday that 18-year-old Chauncey Sterling was picked up about 10 p.m. Sunday in Rock Hill. Sterling faces murder and robbery charges when he is returned to Charlotte from the York County jail.
Carolinas HealthCare executive Robert Barber was shot to death Friday near SouthPark Mall as he walked home from a nearby coffee shop.
The 64-year-old victim was a retired U.S. Air Force Reserve colonel who had worked in health care administration for 20 years. He also taught at the University of North Carolina-Charlotte and at Pfeiffer University.
Police say information developed during the two-day investigation led to Sterling's arrest.
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