Person suffers serious injuries in east Charlotte shooting

Person suffers serious injuries in east Charlotte shooting
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CHARLOTTE, NC (WBTV) - One person was seriously injured after a shooting in east Charlotte Sunday evening.

According to the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department, the incident happened in the 4700 block of Belle Plaine Drive.

Officers responded to the scene in reference to an assault with a deadly weapon.

Upon arrival, one person was located with a gunshot wound to the leg.

The person was transported to the hospital by Medic.

No further information was released.

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