Woman shot in chest, seriously injured in southeast Charlotte

Caroline Hicks | WBTV
Caroline Hicks | WBTV

CHARLOTTE, NC (WBTV) - A woman was seriously injured after being shot in the chest in southeast Charlotte Tuesday morning.

According to Charlotte-Mecklenburg police, the shooting happened at the Ashley Place Apartments in the 6500 block of Idlewild Road around 12:30 a.m. Police say the woman was shot inside an apartment.

She was taken to Carolinas Medical Center-Main with a life-threatening injury, officers say.

It is unclear whether the woman knew the alleged shooter.

No other details were released.

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