Case of missing Uber driver now being handled by homicide detectives

- The Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department is asking for the public's help in locating missing Uber driver, Marlo Johnis Medina-Chevez, who was last seen leaving for work Saturday night to pick up a client. 

Detectives said on Monday they believe him to be in "grave danger". 

Marlo Johnis Medina-Chevez, 44, was last seen by family around 9:45 p.m. Saturday, May 20 in the 6900 block of Ayreshire Glen Place in the Steele Creek area of Charlotte. Family notified police that Medina-Chevez was missing the next day, at 10:47 a.m. Sunday, May 21. 

Missing Uber driver

Officers met with friends and family of Medina-Chevez on Sunday. Elsa Medina reported that Mr. Medina-Chevez, her husband, is an Uber driver and left for work on Saturday to pick up a client. He never returned home. 

He was last seen driving his 2008 dark blue Nissan Pathfinder with North Carolina tag PDV-4382. Police believe locating this vehicle will be the key to locating Medina-Chevez. 

Missing Uber driver's car

Friends and family have not heard from or seen him since Saturday which is not normal, police said. 

Anyone who has further information about Marlo Johnis Medina-Chevez or his dark blue Nissan Pathfinder is asked to call 911 immediately. In addition, you may also call Crime Stoppers at 704-334-1600. Detective J. L. Tuttle is the lead detective in this case and his number is 704-336-8340.

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