WSOC is reporting that Charlotte Mecklenburg Police have charged Tre Barber with the murder of Chaufa Johnson.
He was taken into custody shortly before 4 p.m. this afternoon by CMPD's Violent Criminal Apprehension Team (VCAT).
Officers tracked down Barber in a car, driven by a friend of his and VCAT officers initiated a traffic stop. The car was subsequently involved in a crash. No other vehicles were involved, police said.
Barber and the woman who was driving the car were taken to Carolinas Medical Center-University City for observation.
According to police Barber and Johnson knew each other and when they encountered each other in the parking lot on Wednesday, Barber pulled a handgun out and shot her.