The Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department is searching for a Charlotte man who cut off his electric monitor Saturday.
Emilio Argueta-Fontanez, 19, was being monitored for a pre-trial armed robbery charge he was arrested for in August. He was charged Nov. 4 with assaulting a government official and communicating threats, both misdemeanors.
On condition of his release from jail, he was court-ordered on Nov. 16 to wear a monitor.
Police say Argueta-Fontanez was last seen in the 1200 block of North Tryon Street Saturday.
Anyone with information about his whereabouts is asked to contact the Violent Criminal Apprehension Team at 704-336-8228 or 911.
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