CMPD: Search ongoing for man who cut off monitoring device

Damion Jackson, 42, is wanted by CMPD after cutting off an electronic monitoring device, police say. (CMPD)

CMPD says it is searching for a man wanted in connection to numerous crime charges and pre-trial violations.

Damion Jackson, 42, is charged with strangulation, communicating threats, and assault on a female. He was mandated by a court order to wear an electronic monitoring device as a condition to a pre-trial release. On Saturday, he was reporteded to have removed the device by cutting it off.

He was last seen at 4709 Pineville Road in southwest Charlotte. Jackson is 5'6" and weighs 160 pounds.

Anyone with information on his whereabouts is encouraged to contact officials at 704-432-8888.