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Mail carrier shot in southwest Charlotte, seriously injured

McDaniel (Photo courtesy family) McDaniel (Photo courtesy family)
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CHARLOTTE, NC (WBTV) -

A mail carrier with the United States Postal Service was seriously injured after being shot in southwest Charlotte Thursday afternoon.

The shooting occurred in the 3600 block of Archer Avenue around 1:30 p.m., Charlotte-Mecklenburg police say.

Family identified the victim as Edward McDaniel. 

Police say the USPS employee was working when he was shot. They say it appears he got into an argument with an unknown person when he was shot multiple times. 

McDaniel was taken to Carolinas Medical Center with life-threatening injuries. 

No one has been arrested.

Anyone with information about the incident should call Crime Stoppers at 704-334-1600.

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