Police probing a robbery involving country singer Scotty Mccreery have charged a teenager.

The former American Idol winner was robbed at gunpoint on Monday (05May14) after three thugs broke into a property in Raleigh, North Carolina while he was visiting.

MCCreery and several other victims were forced to hand over cash, wallets, and electronic items, and cops have now arrested and charged one man over the incident.

Mikkail Jamal Shaw, 19, is currently in custody charged with robbery with a dangerous weapon and conspiracy to commit robbery with a dangerous weapon.