Man shot outside middle school in Steele Creek

CHARLOTTE, NC (WBTV) - Police say a man was shot outside Southwest Middle School Saturday afternoon.

Officers converged on a playing field outside the school on the 13600 block of Steele Creek Road around 1:30 p.m.

MEDIC was first to tell WBTV the patient was taken to the hospital with serious injuries.

No arrests have been made. It is not clear what prompted the shooting.

Schools begin Monday for all students in the Charlotte-Mecklenburg school district.

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