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Man arrested in southeast Charlotte shooting

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CHARLOTTE, NC (WBTV) -

A man was injured in a shooting in southeast Charlotte Wednesday night. 

According to Charlotte-Mecklenburg police, the shooting occurred around 11 p.m. on East Independence Boulevard. Police arrested 22-year-old Thomas Whitt Jr. in connection with this shooting. 

Officers say the man who was shot does not have life-threatening injuries.

Whitt was charged with assault with a deadly weapon with the intent to kill inflicting serious injury and possessing marijuana.

Police have not said whether Whitt and the victim knew each other. 

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