Bianca Desiree Little From the Mecklenburg County Sheriff’s Office
Police have charged a fifth person in connection with the fatal shooting of a man at a north Charlotte hotel last weekend.
The latest person charged in the case, Bianca Desiree Little, 19, also faces charges in the shooting of another man who was hospitalized but survived.
Police say Little was arrested Wednesday and charged with murder, attempted murder, robbery with a dangerous weapon, and conspiracy to commit robbery with a dangerous weapon. She and the other four were arrested in connection with shootings that took place early last Sunday at the Budget Inn, near Graham Street and Interstate 85.
Keith Cox, 43, who relatives say was visiting Charlotte from New York to operate a concession stand at a concert, was killed. Clayton King was injured.
Relatives of Cox said the victim went to the Budget Inn to meet a woman. They said they believe he was lured there as part of a robbery plot.
Also facing murder, attempted murder, robbery and conspiracy charges in the case are Damien Anthony Bond, 30; Lauren Elizabeth English, 18; Salena Yvonne Harris, 25; and Wendell Jude Lamaitre, 33.