CHARLOTTE, NC (FOX 46 WJZY) - The Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department has provided a photo from a surveillance camera that shows a possible suspect in a Dec. 9 gas station shooting, and they are now offering $15,000 for information that leads to an arrest in the case.
At a press conference on Thursday, CMPD said 7-Eleven is offering a $10,000 and Crime Stoppers is offering an additional $5,000 to anyone with information on the fatal shooting of 55-year-old store clerk Khaled Mohamad Elmerkabaoui.
The $10,000 @7-Eleven reward is in addition to $5,000 offered by Crime Stoppers. Anyone with info about this suspect should call 704-334-1600, if you can help. You will not be asked your name. pic.twitter.com/GoY9kjHi2F— CMPD News (@CMPD) December 14, 2017
Elmerkabaoui was shot and killed around 3:21 a.m. at the 7-Eleven in the 700 block of Westinghouse Blvd. Police say he had been an employee with the 7-Eleven corporation for about five years.
Police also released surveillance photos of potential witnesses that could help in the case on Wednesday.
Anyone with information regarding the suspect photo or the witness photos is asked to contact he Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department at 704-432-TIPS, or call CrimeStoppers at 704-334-1600.
Watch the CMPD live presser below, or click here.