Person shot in the leg north of uptown Charlotte

Person shot in the leg north of uptown Charlotte

CHARLOTTE, NC (WBTV) - One person was rushed to the hospital after being shot in north Charlotte Wednesday evening.

The shooting happened at 7:22 p.m. in the 2400 block of Julia Avenue, near Statesville Avenue north of uptown. According to Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department, a male was shot in the leg. He was transported to Carolinas Medical Center-Main with non-life threatening injuries.

The victim's name and condition have not been released.

Officials say three guns were recovered and one person was detained during the investigation. No one has been arrested in connection to the shooting.

Police have not said what may have led to the shooting or if anyone was taken into custody.

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

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