Posted on Wednesday July 03, 2019
Contact: Officer Tim Aycock
Public Information Officer
July 3, 2019
The investigation by the Matthews Police Department Accident Reconstruction Team regarding the pedestrian fatality that occurred on June 21, 2019, in the 300 block on N. Trade St. has been completed. Pursuant to the findings of this investigation, along with the collaboration of the Mecklenburg County District Attorney’s Office, the driver of the vehicle involved, Mr. Charles Edward Mills (DOB – 04/13/1958) of Mint Hill, N.C., has been charged with Misdemeanor Death by Vehicle and Failure to Yield to a Pedestrian in a Crosswalk.